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La Gran Hondonada (Eocene of Argentina)

Also known as el Pozon

Where: Chubut, Argentina (44.3° S, 69.8° W: paleocoordinates 46.8° S, 60.1° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Mustersan mammal zone, Sarmiento Formation, Middle Eocene (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

• Mustersan SALMA - Middle to Late Eocene according to Woodburne et al. (2014)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collection methods: MEF: Museo Egidio Feruglio

Primary reference: D. A. Croft, M. Bond, J. J. Flynn, M. Reguero, and A. R. Wyss. 2003. Large archaeohyracids (Typotheria, Notoungulata) from central Chile and Patagonia including a revision of Archaeotypotherium. Fieldiana: Geology (New Series) 49:1-38 [D. Croft/D. Croft/D. Croft] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38879: authorized by Darin Croft, entered by Darin Croft on 12.05.2004, edited by Richard Butler, Jelle Zijlstra, Terri Cleary and Philip Mannion

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