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Cerro Bororó (Paleocene of Argentina)

Also known as Bororó Fm.

Where: Chubut, Argentina (43.7° S, 67.2° W: paleocoordinates 46.3° S, 56.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Danian (66.0 - 61.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: microfossils

Preservation: original sporopollenin

Collected by Plan Terciario Team - CONICET, UNLP, UNBA

Collection methods: chemical, hydrochloric, hydroflouric

Primary reference: S. Archangelsky. 1973. Palinología del Paleoceno de Chubut. I. Descripciones Sistemáticas. Ameghiniana 10(4):339-399 [C. Jaramillo/C. Jaramillo/C. Jaramillo] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 167922: authorized by Carlos Jaramillo, entered by Carlos Jaramillo on 07.04.2015

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