Cardiel Formation

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Cardiel Formation
Stratigraphic range: Late Cretaceous
Type Geological formation
Region  Argentina

The Cardiel Formation is a Late Cretaceous geologic formation in Argentina. Dinosaur remains diagnostic to the genus level are among the fossils that have been recovered from the formation.[1]


See also[edit]


  1. ^ Weishampel, et al. (2004). "Dinosaur distribution." Pp. 517-607.
  2. ^ "Table 13.1," in Weishampel, et al. (2004). Page 271.
  3. ^ "Table 19.1," in Weishampel, et al. (2004). Page 417.


  • Weishampel, David B.; Dodson, Peter; and Osmólska, Halszka (eds.): The Dinosauria, 2nd, Berkeley: University of California Press. 861 pp. ISBN 0-520-24209-2.