Pinalerita UFP 15, Llanos foothills, Colombia (Paleocene of Colombia)

Where: Colombia (4.9° N, 73.0° W: paleocoordinates 2.4° N, 60.6° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Arcillas de el Limbo Formation, Late/Upper Paleocene (58.7 - 55.8 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial-deltaic; mudstone and siliciclastic

• Environments range from bed-load channels to bay-head estuarine deltas.

Size class: microfossils

Preservation: original sporopollenin

Collection methods: bulk, chemical,

Primary reference: C. A. Jaramillo and D. L. Dilcher. 2001. Middle Paleogene palynology of Central Colombia, South America: A study of pollen and spores from tropical latitudes. Palaeontographica Abteilung B 258(4-6):87-213 [E. Kowalski/E. Kowalski/C. Jaramillo]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 28563: authorized by Elizabeth Kowalski, entered by Elizabeth Kowalski on 19.02.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Monocolpopollenites
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Monocolpopollenites ovatus n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
Psilabrevitricolpites
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Psilabrevitricolpites sp. van Hoeken-Klinkenberg 1966
Psilamonocolpites medius
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Psilamonocolpites medius Van der Hammen 1954
Retistephanocolpites angeli
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Retistephanocolpites angeli Leidelmeyer 1966
Proxapertites humbertoides
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Proxapertites humbertoides Van der Hammen 1954
Proxapertites operculatus
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Proxapertites operculatus Van der Hammen 1956
Proxapertites
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Proxapertites cursus van Hoeken-Klinkenberg 1966
Proxapertites magnus Müller et al. 1987
Echitricolpites
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Echitricolpites sp. Regali et al. 1974
Retitrescolpites
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Retitrescolpites saturum Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
n. comb.
Retitrescolpites peculiaris n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
Gymnospermopsida
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Laevigatasporites sp. Potonié and Gelletich 1933
Monocotyledoneae
 Arecales - Arecaceae
Mauritiidites franciscoi van Hoeken-Klinkenberg 1964
var. franciscoi and var. minutus
 Arecales -
Spinizonocolpites breviechinatus n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
Arecipites regio Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
n. comb.
Pteridopsida
 Polypodiales -
Polypodiisporites sp. Potonie 1931
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Apiculatasporites obscurus n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
Ischyosporites problematicus n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
Magnoliopsida
 Myrtales - Onagraceae
Corsinipollenites psilatus Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
 Malvales -
Crototricolpites protoannemariae n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
 Malvales - Bombacaceae
Bombacacidites sp. Couper 1960
Bombacacidites annae Germeraad 1968
Bombacacidites protofoveoreticulatus n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
 Sapindales -
Paleosantalaceaepites distinctus n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
 Proteales -
Retidiporites elongatus Sarmiento 1992
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Tricolpites protoclarensis n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
Retitriporites
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Retitriporites amplireticulatus n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001
Tetracolporopollenites
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Tetracolporopollenites spongiosus n. sp. Jaramillo and Dilcher 2001