Manaus (Holocene of Brazil)

Also known as ETE Locality 505, Manaus,

Where: Districto Agropecura, Brazil (2.5° S, 60.0° W: paleocoordinates 2.5° S, 60.0° W)

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

• ETE dating method: absolute, ETE age comment: Modern ecosystem radiometric intage_max, radiometric intage_min

Environment/lithology:

• ETE sed env 1: ., ETE sed env 2: . ETE event: ., ETE env comment: Fm. through the central basin is Aller do Chao.
• ETE rock type adj: 0, ETE lithology comments: extensively leached soils that are nutrient poor, sandy or clayey yellow latosols (xanthic ferralsols)

Collection methods: ETE Size: .; ETE reference list: 443, 418, 418, 417, 416, 123, 121, ; ETE museum list:

Primary reference: T. S. Lovejoy and R.O. Bierregaard, Jr. 1990. Central Amazonian Forests and the Minimum Crtical Size of Ecosystems Project. Gentry, A.H., ed. 60-71 [A. Behrensmeyer/A. Behrensmeyer/M. Kosnik]more details

PaleoDB collection 21687: authorized by Anna Behrensmeyer, entered by Anna Behrensmeyer on 06.10.1995, edited by Richard Potts and John Damuth

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Didelphimorphia - Didelphidae
Philander opossum Linnaeus 1758 gray four-eyed opposum
Metachirus nudicaudatus Geoffroy 1803 brown four-eyed opossum
Didelphis marsupialis Linnaeus 1758 common opossum
Caluromys lanatus Olfers 1818 woolly oppossum
Caluromys philander Linnaeus 1758 woolly oppossum
Marmosa cinerea mouse opossum
Marmosa parvidens mouse opossum
Marmosa murina Linnaeus 1758 Linnaeus's mouse opossum
Monodelphis brevicaudata Erxleben 1777 short-tailed opossum
 Xenarthra - Myrmecophagidae
Tamandua tetradactyla Linnaeus 1758 southern tamandua
Myrmecophaga tridactyla Linnaeus 1758 giant anteater
 Xenarthra - Cyclopedidae
 Megatherioidea - Megalonychidae
Choloepus didactylus Linnaeus 1758 Linnaeus's two toed sloth
  - Bradypodidae
Bradypus tridactylus Linnaeus 1758 edentate
 Cingulata - Dasypodidae
Priodontes maximus Kerr 1792 giant armadillo
"Dasypus kappleri" = Dasypus (Hyperoambon) kappleri Krauss 1862 greater long-nosed armadillo
"Dasypus novemcinctus" = Dasypus (Dasypus) novemcinctus Linnaeus 1758 nine-banded armadillo
 Artiodactyla - Cervidae
"Mazama gouazoubira" = Cervus gouazoubira, Mazama americana
"Mazama gouazoubira" = Cervus gouazoubira Fischer 1814 deer
Mazama americana Erxleben 1777 red brocket
 Artiodactyla - Tayassuidae
Tayassu pecari, "Tayassu tajacu" = Pecari tajacu
Tayassu pecari Link 1795 white-lipped peccary
"Tayassu tajacu" = Pecari tajacu Linnaeus 1758 collared peccary
 Perissodactyla - Tapiridae
Tapirus terrestris Linnaeus 1758 Brazilian tapir
 Carnivora - Procyonidae
Nasua nasua Linneaus 1766 South American coati
Potos flavus Schreber 1774 kinkajou
 Carnivora - Mustelidae
"Lutra longicaudis" = Lontra longicaudis, Eira barbara
"Lutra longicaudis" = Lontra longicaudis Olfers 1818 neotropical otter
Eira barbara Linnaeus 1758 tayra
 Carnivora - Canidae
Speothos venaticus Lund 1842 bush dog
 Carnivora - Felidae
"Felis concolor" = Puma concolor, Panthera onca
"Felis concolor" = Puma concolor Linnaeus 1771 puma
Panthera onca Linnaeus 1758 jaguar
 Rodentia - Cuniculidae
"Agouti paca" = Cuniculus paca
"Agouti paca" = Cuniculus paca Linnaeus 1766 lowland paca
 Rodentia - Dasyproctidae
Myoprocta acouchy Erxleben 1777 red acouchi
Dasyprocta leporina Linnaeus 1758 red-rumped agouti
 Rodentia - Erethizontidae
Coendou prehensilis Linnaeus 1758 prehensile-tailed porcupine
 Rodentia - Echimyidae
Isothrix pagurus brush-tailed rat
Mesomys hispidus spiny tree rat
 Rodentia -
 Rodentia - Sciuridae
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
Oryzomys capito rice rat
Rhipidomys mastacalis Lund 1840 climbing mouse
Neacomys guianae bristly mouse
 Primates - Pitheciidae
Pithecia pithecia Linnaeus 1766 saki
Chiropotes satanas Hoffmannsegg 1807 bearded saki
 Primates - Cebidae
"Cebus apella" = Sapajus apella, Saguinus midas
"Cebus apella" = Sapajus apella Linnaeus 1758 tufted capuchin
Saguinus midas Linnaeus 1758 red-handed tamarin
 Primates - Atelidae
Alouatta seniculus Linnaeus 1766 Venezuelan red howler
Ateles paniscus Linnaeus 1758 red-faced spider monkey