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Dzibilnocac means "Painted Vault or House" or "Great Painted Turtle" in Mayan. The ruins are located near the town of Iturbide in northern Campeche. The site existed from 600 A.D..-1100 A.D. The ruins cover an area of a little more that 1.3 square kilometers. This site is of the Chenes style of architecture and is located in a dense tropical forest. The ruins are considered minor in nature when compared with the larger ruins located nearby.