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Gulf of San Jorge (Oligocene of Argentina)

Where: Argentina (46.2° S, 67.6° W: paleocoordinates 47.7° S, 59.4° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Deseado Formation, Oligocene (33.9 - 23.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: G. G. Simpson. 1946. Fossil Penguins. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 87(1):1-100 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 74644: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 21.08.2007

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