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Wila Apacheta (Eocene of Bolivia)

Also known as Vela Pachita

Where: Bolivia (19.0° S, 66.5° W: paleocoordinates 21.5° S, 57.1° W)

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Cayara Formation, Eocene (55.8 - 33.9 Ma)

• Previously incorrectly referred to the Santa Lucía Formation

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: L. G. Marshall and T. Sempere. 1991. The Eocene to Pleistocene vertebrates of Bolivia and their stratigraphic context: a review. Fósiles y Facies de Bolivia - Vol. 1 Vertebrados (Revista Ténica de YPFB) 12(3-4):631-652 [D. Croft/D. Weinstein] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 176065: authorized by Jelle Zijlstra, entered by Jelle Zijlstra on 24.01.2016

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