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Santa Cruz Formation (Miocene of Argentina)

Where: Santa Cruz, Argentina (50.0° S, 70.0° W: paleocoordinates 50.5° S, 65.4° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Santa Cruz Formation, Middle Miocene (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. M. Albino. 1996. Snakes from the Miocene of Patagonia (Argentina) Part II: The Colubroidea. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Abhandlungen 200(3):353-360 [J. Head/J. Head/J. Alroy] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 27313: authorized by Jason Head, entered by Jason Head on 01.12.2002, edited by Mark Uhen, Jelle Zijlstra and Miranta Kouvari

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