Laguna del Mate, Paso de Indios (Eocene of Argentina)

Where: Chubut, Argentina (44.5° S, 69.7° W: paleocoordinates 47.0° S, 59.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Sarmiento Formation, Mustersan (48.0 - 42.0 Ma)

• Mustersan SALMA

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: D. A. Croft, M. Bond, J. J. Flynn, M. Reguero, and A. R. Wyss. 2003. Large archaeohyracids (Typotheria, Notoungulata) from central Chile and Patagonia including a revision of Archaeotypotherium. Fieldiana: Geology (New Series) 49:1-38 [D. Croft/D. Croft/D. Croft]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38878: authorized by Darin Croft, entered by Darin Croft on 12.05.2004, edited by Philip Mannion

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Taxonomic list

 Notoungulata - Notopithecidae
Guilielmoscottia plicifera Ameghino 1901 notoungulate
MLP 61-VIII-3-15, MLP 67-II-28-8, MLP 61-VIII-3-17 and MLP 67-II-28-6
 Notoungulata - Archaeohyracidae
Pseudhyrax eutrachytheroides Ameghino 1901 notoungulate
MLP 61-IV-9-1