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Rio Molino 12086, Magdalena (Permian of Colombia)

Where: Colombia (10.6° N, 72.9° W: paleocoordinates 3.3° S, 36.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Palmarito Formation, Kungurian (279.5 - 272.5 Ma)

• Three blocks of limestone

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified, gray limestone

• Very dark gray limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by O.L. Haught

Collection methods: surface (float)

Primary reference: M. L. Thompson and A. K. Miller. 1949. Permian fusulinids and cephalopods from the vicinity of the Maracaibo basin in northern South America. Journal of Paleontology 23:1-32 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 119262: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 22.10.2011

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