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Parana, Pueblo Brugo to Diamante, Parana Fm. (Miocene of Argentina)

Where: Entre Rios, Argentina (33.7° S, 59.3° W: paleocoordinates 33.9° S, 55.7° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Parana Formation, Serravallian (13.7 - 11.6 Ma)

• Age from Cozzuol (2006).

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: estuary or bay; mudstone and sandstone

• some wetland, estuarine-barrier shoreface, carbonaceous silt

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: original phosphate

Primary reference: A. L. Cione, M. M. Azpelicueta, M. Bond, A. A. Carlini, J. R. Casciotta, M. A. Cozzuol, M. Fuente, Z. Gasparini, F. J. Goin, J. Noriega, G. J. Scillato-Yane, L. Soibelzon, E. P. Tonni, D. Verzi, and M. G. Vucetich. 2000. Miocene vertebrates from Entre Rios province, eastern Argentina. Serie Correlacion Geologica 14:191-237 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 55599: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 01.11.2005

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