Braganca (Miocene of Brazil)

Where: Para, Brazil (1.1° S, 46.8° W: paleocoordinates 1.0° S, 42.6° W)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Pirabas Formation, Early/Lower Miocene (23.0 - 16.0 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: V. Araujo Tavora, A. A. R. dos Santos, and R. N. Araujo. 2010. Localidades fossiliferas da Formacao Pirabas (Mioceno Inferior). Boletim do Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi Ciências Naturais, Belém 5(2):207-224 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 112579: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 13.07.2011, edited by Mihaela Krause

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Crinoidea
 Comatulida - Comatulidae
Sievertsella cf. polonica Radwańska 1987 crinoid
Cirripedia
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Thecostraca
 Balanomorpha -
Gastropoda
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Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1795 snail
Bivalvia
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Bivalvia indet. Linnaeus 1758 clam
Pteridopsida
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Psilastephanocolporites
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Angiospermae
 Aquifoliales - Aquifoliaceae
Ilexpollenites sp. Thiergart 1937
 Asterales - Asteraceae
 Malvales - Bombacaceae
 Malvales -