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Gobernador Gregores, Pinturas Fm., Río Chico, Santa Cruz, Argentina (Miocene of Argentina)

Also known as Estancia La Cañada

Where: Santa Cruz, Argentina (48.9° S, 70.2° W: paleocoordinates 49.7° S, 63.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Pinturas Formation, Early/Lower Miocene (23.0 - 16.0 Ma)

• Pertains to "Upper Sequence" according to Kramarz and Bellosi, 2005 = typical Santacrucian

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the MACN

Primary reference: T. M. Bown and C. N. Larriestra. 1990. Sedimentary paleoenvironments of fossil platyrrhine localities, Miocene Pinturas Formation, Santa Cruz Province, Argentina. Journal of Human Evolution 19(1-2):87-119 [D. Croft/D. Croft] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 59333: authorized by Darin Croft, entered by Darin Croft on 26.03.2006, edited by Juan Carrillo and Jelle Zijlstra

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