Extant Collection (Holocene of Brazil)

Where: Brazil (5.7° S, 35.1° W: paleocoordinates 5.7° S, 35.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. A. Beck and N. B. Barros. 1991. The impact of debris on the Florida manatee. Marine Pollution Bulletin 22:508-510 [M. Uhen/C. Peredo]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 168590: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Carlos Peredo on 26.04.2015

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Taxonomic list

 Sirenia - Trichechidae
Trichechus sp. Linnaeus 1758 manatee