Laboratório de Paleontologia

USP - Ribeirão Preto

Jurassic of the Mérida Hills, Venezuela

During 2013 and 1015, in the context of a research Project funded by the Brazilian agency FAPESP and in colaboration with the Instituto Venezuelano de Investigaciones Científicas, the PaloLab team conducted prospection work in Mérida Hills, Venezuelan Andes. Collected fossils include theropod and ornitischian dinosaurs from the jurassic La Quinta Formation.