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  Praia Grande

august 2002
Last Modified:
august 2002

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Location description

Cliffs with sediments from the Jurassic period.

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The coast at Praia Grande.
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Praia Grande is located at the Portuguese coast, nort west of Lisbon.

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Posidonia like bivalves can be found in the shale between the more compact sandstone.

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Other locations in the area

Fossil location: Ericeira Noord / North
Fossil location: Ericeira Zuid / South
Fossil location: Espichel
Geology location: Cabo Espichel
Museum: Museu da Lourinha
Museum: Museu de Historia Natural de Sintra
Museum: Museu Geologico de Portugal
Museum: Museu Nacional de Historia Natural e da Ciencia
Society: Clube Português de Mineralogia: Museu de Historia Natural


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