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Las Banderas (Pleistocene of Nicaragua)

Where: Nicaragua (12.3° N, 86.0° W: paleocoordinates 12.3° N, 85.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Las Banderas Member (Las Sierras Formation), Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; volcaniclastic sediments

Primary reference: S. G. Lucas, R. Garcia, E. Espinoza, G. E. Alvarado, L. Hde Mendoza and E. Vega. 2008. The fossil mammals of Nicaragua. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 44:417-429 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 86961: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 26.02.2009

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