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  Alcaine
  Spain

Added:
august 2012
Last Modified:
august 2012

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Location description

The area around Alcaine is rich in fossils from the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods. At several sites fossil plants from the Barremian, part of the Cretaceous period have been excavated for research. Here fossil collecting is not allowed. On other locations collection of loose material is allowed.


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Directions

Alcaine is located south of Zaragoza in the Teruel Province in the northeast of Spain.

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Finds

Brachiopods, sea urchins, crinoids, gastropods, ammonites, bivalves, belemnites, corals, shark teeth and fossil plants.

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Other locations in the area

Fossil location: Aliaga
Geology location: Aliaga (village)
Museum: Museo Paleontologico de Galve

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