Duke locality 49 (Miocene of Colombia)

Where: Huila, Colombia (3.4° N, 75.2° W: paleocoordinates 2.8° N, 72.6° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: La Victoria Formation (Honda Group), Laventan (13.8 - 11.8 Ma)

• Unit Below Cerro Gordo Sandstone Beds

Environment/lithology: fluvial; claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: F. J. Goin. 1997. New clues for understanding Neogene marsupial radiation. In R. F. Kay, R. H. Madden, J. J. Flynn. (eds.), Vertebrate Paleontology in the Neotropics. The Miocene fauna of La Venta, Colombia 187-206 [C. Jaramillo/M. Vallejo/A. Cardenas ]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187959: authorized by Andrés Cardenas, entered by Laura Mora-Rojas on 19.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Litopterna - Proterotheriidae
Villarroelia totoyoi Cifelli and Guerrero Diaz 1997 eutherian
 Metatheria -
Sparassodonta indet. Ameghino 1894 metatherian
Fam. et gen. indet. Specimen n° IGM 184041