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Carahuasi (Eocene of Argentina)

Also known as Campanorco type

Where: Salta, Argentina (26.0° S, 65.6° W: paleocoordinates 28.4° S, 56.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

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

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: J. E. Powell, M. J. Babot, D. A. García López, M. V. Deraco, and C. Herrera. 2011. Eocene vertebrates of northwest Argentina: annotated list. In J. Salfity, R. A. Marquillas (eds.), Cenozoic Geology of the Central Andes of Argentina 349-370 [J. Zijlstra/J. Zijlstra/J. Zijlstra] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 176663: authorized by Jelle Zijlstra, entered by Jelle Zijlstra on 25.02.2016

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