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Agua de Madeiros is located at the coast in middle Portugal. Here are some collecting sites:
- South of Sao Pedro de Muel shales from the Pliensbachien (part of the Jurassic period) are exposed.
- Further in the direction of Agua de Madeiros layers from the Toarcien (part of the Jurassic period) are exposed.
- South of Agua de Madeiros shales of the Pliensbachien are exposed with many ammonites.
- At Pedra do Ouros layers from the Carixien (part of the Jurassic period) are exposed.
- In Pitanheira compact limestone and soft marls are exposed. Here you can find many bivalves and brachiopods.
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Museum: Museu da Comunidade Concelhia da Batalha
Museum: Museu da Lourinha
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