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Los Sauces River (Pliocene of Argentina)

Where: Cordoba, Argentina (31.8° S, 65.0° W: paleocoordinates 31.9° S, 64.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Brochero Formation, Late/Upper Pliocene (3.6 - 2.6 Ma)

• Upper level, about 1 m from the base of the Brochero Fm

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: F. Barbiere, L. E. Cruz, P. E. Ortiz and U. F. J. Pardiņas. 2016. A new genus of Sigmodontinae (Mammalia, Rodentia, Cricetidae) from the Pliocene of Central Argentina. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 36(5):e1199557 [J. Zijlstra/J. Zijlstra/J. Zijlstra] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 181628: authorized by Jelle Zijlstra, entered by Jelle Zijlstra on 24.09.2016

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