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Emsian Loc. 1 of Melo: Uraguayan outcrop belt (Devonian of Uruguay)

Where: Uruguay (33.0° S, 55.0° W: paleocoordinates 68.5° S, 136.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Cordobes Formation, Emsian (409.1 - 391.9 Ma)

• This formation is not explicitly mentioned in the faunal list, but it is the only formation mentioned in the text.

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

• "Cordobes formation shales"

Primary reference: J. H. G. Melo. 1988. The Malvinokaffric realm in the Devonian of Brazil. N. J. McMillan, A. F. Embry, and D. J. Glass, eds. Devonian of the World, Volume I. Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists. Calgary, Alberta, Canada 669-703 [M. Foote/M. Foote/M. Foote] more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 37078: authorized by Michael Foote, entered by Michael Foote on 02.03.2004

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