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La Flecha ( of Argentina)

Also known as Deseado

Where: Santa Cruz, Argentina (47.9° S, 66.3° W: paleocoordinates 49.0° S, 58.5° W)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Deseado Formation, Deseadan (29.0 - 21.0 Ma)

• "Pyrotherium" beds

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. Tournouër. 1903. Note sur la géologie et la paléontologie de la Patagonie. Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France 3:464-473 [J. Alroy/J. Wertheim/J. Wertheim] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 50074: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Jill Wertheim on 05.05.2005, edited by Jelle Zijlstra and Philip Mannion

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