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Payandé, Rio Coello, loc. 2 (Triassic of Colombia)

Where: Tolima, Colombia (4.3° N, 75.1° W: paleocoordinates 8.4° S, 45.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Payandé Formation, Norian (221.5 - 205.6 Ma)

• "ammonoid bed" from the upper part of the lower Payandé Formation

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified shale and lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: O. F. Geyer. 1973. Das präkretazische Mesozoikum von Kolumbien [The Pre-Cretaceous Mesozoic from Colombia]. Geologisches Jahrbuch B 5:1-156 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel/U. Merkel] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 101055: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 16.12.2010

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