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Cerro Aisol (Miocene of Argentina)

Where: Mendoza, Argentina (35.0° S, 68.5° W: paleocoordinates 35.4° S, 64.7° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Santacrucian mammal zone, Aisol Formation, Middle Miocene (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Soria; Gonzales Díaz, E. Núnez in 1979; reposited in the MACN, MLP

Primary reference: M. F. Soria. 1983. Vertebrados fósiles y edad de la Formación Aisol, Provincia de Mendoza. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina 38(3-4):299-306 [C. Jaramillo/J. Carrillo] more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 145811: authorized by Carlos Jaramillo, entered by Juan Carrillo on 11.06.2013

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