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15 km N Mar del Plata ( of Argentina)

Where: Buenos Aires, Argentina (38.0° S, 57.6° W: paleocoordinates 38.0° S, 57.0° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Vorohue Formation, Uquian (3.0 - 1.2 Ma)

• Upper level of Vorohue Formation

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. Berta. 1983. A new species of small cat (Felidae) from the late Pliocene-early Pleistocene (Uquian) of Argentina. Journal of Mammalogy 64(4):720-725 [J. Alroy/J. Wertheim/J. Alroy] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 13907: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Jill Wertheim on 02.05.2002

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