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Quebrada Honda (Permian of Argentina)

Where: Chubut, Argentina (43.7° S, 69.9° W: paleocoordinates 52.5° S, 63.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Euphemites chubutensis - Palaeoneilo concentrica other zone, Mojon di Hierro Formation (Tepuel Group), Artinskian (290.1 - 279.5 Ma)

• Could be Bashkirian ("Permian" in Precordilleran basins is actually early Pennsylvanian; Gulbranson et al., 2010)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Primary reference: K. Pinilla, N. Sabattini, and J. Hlebszevitsch. 2007. Nuevos gastrópodos del Pérmico inferior de la Formación Mojón de Hierro, provincia del Chubut, Argentina. Ameghiniana 44(2):399-405 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/P. Wagner] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 152898: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 02.12.2013

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