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Estancia Pampa Grande, between river Pablo and river Bordo (Eocene of Argentina)

Where: Salta, Argentina (25.5° S, 65.5° W: paleocoordinates 27.9° S, 56.3° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Casamayoran mammal zone, Lumbrera Formation (Salta Group), Middle Eocene (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

• Upper unit of Santa Barbara subgroup of Salta Group

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. G. Vucetich and M. Bond. 1982. Los primeros Isotemnidae (Mammalia, Notoungulata) registrados en la Formación Lumbrera (Grupo Salta), del Noroeste Argentino. Ameghiniana 16:1-2-7-18 [R. Butler/R. Butler] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 175897: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 17.01.2016

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