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  Penela
  Portugal

Added:
march 2003
Last Modified:
march 2003

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Location description

In the Penela area there are marls from the lower Jurassic period, with fossils like ammonites.


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Directions

Penela is located in the middle of Portugal halfway between Porto and Lisbon. Along the Condeixa - Penela road there are hills of marl without vegetation. In the marls you can find the fossils. You can also find fossils west of Penela, northwest of Rabacal.

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Finds

Mainly ammonites, also brachiopods and belemnites.

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