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Cerro Verde lower level (Eocene of Argentina)

Also known as Western margin of Caņadon Hondo; Rocas Gemelas

Where: Chubut, Argentina (45.4° S, 67.8° W: paleocoordinates 47.8° S, 58.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Casamayoran mammal zone, Sarmiento Formation, Middle Eocene (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; tabular, green tuff

• Greenish tabular tuff

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: D. Pol, J. M. Leardi, A. Lecuona and M. Krause. 2012. Postcranial anatomy of Sebecus icaeorhinus (Crocodyliformes, Sebecidae) from the Eocene of Patagonia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32(2):328-354 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 142929: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 18.04.2013, edited by Evangelos Vlachos

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