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Cerro Bayo (Eocene of Argentina)

Also known as La Poma

Where: Salta, Argentina (24.1° S, 66.1° W: paleocoordinates 26.5° S, 57.0° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Barrancan mammal zone, Quebrada de los Colorados Formation, Middle Eocene (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "channel"; sandstone

Size classes: macrofossils, 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 176664: authorized by Jelle Zijlstra, entered by Jelle Zijlstra on 25.02.2016, edited by Philip Mannion

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