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Tirabuzon Fm., Loc.81/1198 (Pliocene of Mexico)

Where: Baja, Mexico (27.4° N, 112.3° W: paleocoordinates 27.2° N, 111.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Tirabuzon Formation, Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: paralic; unlithified mudstone and unlithified siltstone

Preservation: original aragonite, original calcite

Primary reference: S. A. Quiroz-Barroso and M.C. Perrilliat. 1989. Pectinidos del Plioceno del area de Santa Rosalia, Baja California sur. Paleontologia Mexicana (53)1-79 [S. Peters/S. Peters] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 66170: authorized by Shanan Peters, entered by Shanan Peters on 03.10.2006

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