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Punta Nava lower Deseadan level ( of Argentina)

Where: Santa Cruz, Argentina (47.0° S, 66.5° W: paleocoordinates 48.1° S, 58.9° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Sarmiento Formation, Deseadan (29.0 - 21.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: M. E. Pérez, M. Krause, and M. G. Vucetich. 2012. A new species of Chubutomys (Rodentia, Hystricognathi) from the late Oligocene of Patagonia and its implications on the early evolutionary history of Cavioidea sensu stricto. Geobios 45(6):573-580 [J. Zijlstra/J. Zijlstra/J. Zijlstra] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 176626: authorized by Jelle Zijlstra, entered by Jelle Zijlstra on 18.02.2016

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