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Playa Kiyu (Pliocene of Uruguay)

Where: Uruguay (34.7° S, 56.8° W: paleocoordinates 34.7° S, 55.6° W)

When: San Jose Formation, Chapadmalalan (4.0 - 3.0 Ma)

• other age:Early Pleistocene/Late Pliocene

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Collection methods: quarrying, sieve

Primary reference: A. Mones. 1988. Notas Paleontologicas Uruguayas, IV. Nuevos Registros de Mamiferos Fosiles de la Formacion San Jose (Plioceno-Pleistoceno Inferior) (Mammalia: Xenartha; Artiodactyla; Rodentia). Comunicaciones Paleontologicas del Museo de Historia Natural de Montevideo 1(20):255-270 [J. Alroy/K. Sears] more details

PaleoDB collection 71309: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Karen Sears on 14.02.1999, edited by Juan Carrillo

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