Patos, upper Acre River, conglomerate (Miocene of Brazil)

Also known as LACM 4611, Acre 6

Where: Acre, Brazil (10.9° S, 69.1° W: paleocoordinates 11.2° S, 67.1° W)

• coordinate stated in text

When: upper Member (Solimoes Formation), Tortonian (11.6 - 7.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: "channel"; conglomerate and sandstone

• no fossils in the sandy lithology of the bar environment

Collection methods: surface (float), sieve,

Primary reference: M. A. Cozzuol. 2006. The Acre vertebrate fauna: Age, diversity, and geography. Journal of South American Earth Sciences 21:185-203 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 67383: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 17.11.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Marsupialia -
 Panameriungulata - Proterotheriidae
Proterotheriidae indet. Ameghino 1887 placental
 Placentalia -
Primates indet. Linnaeus 1758 primate
Rodentia indet. Bowdich 1821 rodent