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1.5 km Northwest of Cerro Chiguaje (Pliocene of Venezuela)

Also known as Codore, El jebe member

Where: Falcon, Venezuela (11.3° N, 70.3° W: paleocoordinates 11.1° N, 69.6° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: El Jebe Member (Codore Formation), Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial-deltaic; brown sandstone

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Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. A. Carlini, D. Brandoni, and R. Sánchez. 2006. First Megatheriines (Xenarthra, Phyllophaga, Megatheriidae) from the Urumaco (late Miocene) and Codore (Pliocene) Formations, Estado Falcón, Venezuela. Journal of Systematic Paleontology 4(3):269-278 [C. Jaramillo/J. Carrillo] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 163860: authorized by Carlos Jaramillo, entered by Juan Carrillo on 18.11.2014

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