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Tarija (Pleistocene of Bolivia)

Where: Tarija, Bolivia (21.5° S, 64.7° W: paleocoordinates 21.6° S, 64.2° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Tarija Formation, Early/Lower Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; silty, sandy lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: L. G. Marshall and T. Sempere. 1991. The Eocene to Pleistocene vertebrates of Bolivia and their stratigraphic context: a review. In R. Suárez-Soruco (ed.), Fósiles y Facies de Bolivia - Vol. 1 Vertebrados (Revista Ténica de YPFB) 12(3-4):631-652 [D. Croft/D. Weinstein/S. Bruning] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 70673: authorized by Darin Croft, entered by Deborah Weinstein on 02.04.2007, edited by John Alroy and Juan Carrillo

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