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Farola Monte Hermoso (Pliocene of Argentina)

Where: Buenos Aires, Argentina (39.0° S, 61.7° W: paleocoordinates 39.0° S, 60.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Neocavia depressidens mammal zone, Monte Hermoso Formation, Early/Lower Pliocene (5.3 - 3.6 Ma)

• Lithostratigraphic Unit II?

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: R. O. Gomez, C. M. Perez Ben, and M. I. Stefanini. 2013. Oldest record of Leptodactylus Fitzinger, 1826 (Anura, Leptodactylidae) from the early Pliocene of the south american pampas. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 33(6):1321-1327 [C. Boyd/C. Boyd] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 154237: authorized by Clint Boyd, entered by Clint Boyd on 04.02.2014, edited by Miranta Kouvari

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