Sangre de Cristo Formation

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Sangre de Cristo Formation
Stratigraphic range: Carboniferous
Sangre de Cristo Formation.JPG
A roadcut along Colorado State Highway 12 showing the formation
CountryUnited States

The Sangre de Cristo Formation is a geologic formation in Colorado. It preserves fossils dating back to the Carboniferous period.[citation needed]

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  • Various Contributors to the Paleobiology Database. "Fossilworks: Gateway to the Paleobiology Database". Archived from the original on 31 July 2014. Retrieved 8 July 2014.