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Bairro do Padre Eterno (DGM collection) (Oligocene to of Brazil)

Also known as Tremembé

Where: São Paulo, Brazil (22.9° S, 45.5° W: paleocoordinates 22.9° S, 40.1° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Tremembé Formation, Late/Upper Oligocene to Late/Upper Oligocene (28.4 - 16.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying

• Repository: Departamento Nacional da Produção Mineral (DGM)

Primary reference: H. M. F. Alvarenga. 1982. Uma gigantesca ave fóssil do Cenozóico Brasileiro: Physornis brasiliensis sp. n. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 54:697-712 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 148390: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 18.07.2013, edited by Matthew Clapham

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