Mina La Perla (Jurassic of Argentina)

Also known as PGAP 16

Where: Neuquen, Argentina (39.0° S, 70.0° W: paleocoordinates 36.6° S, 31.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Middle Jurassic (174.1 - 163.5 Ma)


Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. M. Baldoni. 1980. Plantas fosiles Jurasicas de una nueva localidad en la provincia del Neuquen. Ameghiniana 17(3):255-272 [A. Rees/A. Rees]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 29386: authorized by Allister Rees, entered by Allister Rees on 02.04.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Genus-level assignments and numbers of species are from the PGAP database. Species names are in the process of being entered.
 Bennettitales -
Zamites "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Otozamites "sp. 1" Braun 1843
 Pinales - Podocarpaceae
 Pinales - Araucariaceae
 Pinales -
Brachyphyllum "sp. 1" Brongniart 1828
Brachyphyllum "sp. 2" Brongniart 1828
  - Sphenopteridae
Sphenopteris "sp. 1" Sternberg 1825