Camarillas Formation

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Camarillas Formation
Stratigraphic range: Barremian
TypeGeological formation
Unit ofGalve Basin
UnderliesArtoles Formation
OverliesEl Castellar Formation
PrimarySandstone, Mudstone
RegionTeruel Province, La Rioja Province
Country Spain

The Camarillas Formation is a geological formation in Teruel and La Rioja, Spain whose strata date back to the Early Cretaceous. Dinosaur remains have been recovered from the formation.[1]

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  1. ^ Weishampel, David B; et al. (2004). "Dinosaur distribution (Early Cretaceous, Europe)." In: Weishampel, David B.; Dodson, Peter; and Osmólska, Halszka (eds.): The Dinosauria, 2nd, Berkeley: University of California Press. Pp. 556-563. ISBN 0-520-24209-2.
  2. ^ Moreno-Azanza, M., J.I. Canudo, and J.M. Gasca. (2014) "Spheroolithid eggshells in the Lower Cretaceous of Europe. Implications for eggshell evolution in ornithischian dinosaurs." Cretaceous Research 51: 75-87.