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North Bank of Ensenada Stream (Pleistocene of Argentina)

Also known as Arroyo de la Ensenada

Where: Entre Rios, Argentina (32.0° S, 60.6° W: paleocoordinates 32.0° S, 60.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Arroyo Feliciano Formation, Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 Ma)

• the "highest terrace" along the "major rivers and streams" of the province, assigned to the "Lujanian Stage/Age... based on the biochronology of the included mammals"

Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine; lithology not reported

Collection methods: Centro de Investigaciones Científicas y Transferencia de Tecnología a la Producción collection

Primary reference: B. S. Ferrero and J. I. Noriega. 2007. A new upper Pleistocene tapir from Argentina: remarks on the phylogenetics and diversification of neotropical Tapiridae. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27(2):504-511 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 93265: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 11.01.2010, edited by Philip Mannion, Margaret Shalap and Juan Carrillo

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