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Nucleo Escolar de Jutua (Pleistocene of Colombia)

Also known as Municiío de Soatá

Where: Boyacá, Colombia (6.3° N, 72.7° W: paleocoordinates 6.3° N, 72.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Soatá Formation, Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; brown siltstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: C. Villarroel, J. Brieva, and A. Cadena. 1996. La Fauna de Mamlferos F6siles del Pleistoceno de Jutua, Municipio de Soata (Boyaca, Colombia). Geología Colombiana 21:81-87 [C. Jaramillo/M. Vallejo] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 146529: authorized by Carlos Jaramillo, entered by Maria Vallejo on 26.06.2013

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