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Mar del Plata (Pliocene of Argentina)

Where: Buenos Aires, Argentina (38.0° S, 57.6° W: paleocoordinates 38.0° S, 56.5° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Chapadmalal Formation, Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. Oliva, A. E. Zurita, A. Dondas and G. J. Scillato-Yané. 2010. Los Glyptodontinae (Xenarthra, Glyptodontidae) del Piso/Edad Chapadmalalense (Plioceno tardío): revisión y aportes a su conocimiento. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas 27(1):112-120 [M. Uhen/M. Shalap/M. Shalap] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 124383: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Margaret Shalap on 14.02.2012

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