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Divisadero Largo (Eocene of Argentina)

Also known as Divisadero Hill

Where: Mendoza, Argentina (32.9° S, 68.9° W: paleocoordinates 35.2° S, 60.3° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Divisadero Largo Formation, Divisaderan (42.0 - 36.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by E. Rolleri; reposited in the MLP

Primary reference: G. G. Simpson, J. L. Minoprio, and B. Patterson. 1962. The mammalian fauna of the Divisadero Largo Formation, Mendoza, Argentina. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 127(4):239-293 [J. Zijlstra/J. Zijlstra] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 92669: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 23.11.2009, edited by Jelle Zijlstra and Philip Mannion

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