Pisllypampa (Pliocene to of Bolivia)

Where: Bolivia (17.0° S, 66.2° W: paleocoordinates 17.1° S, 65.3° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Pliocene to Early/Lower Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

• Plants come from 2 layers, numbered 2 and 4.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; yellow siliciclastic sediments and claystone

• Layer 2 is a "compact, buff tuff".

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: E. W. Berry. 1922. Pliocene fossil plants from Eastern Bolivia. The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Geology 4:145-203 [E. Kowalski/E. Kowalski/E. Kowalski]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 32043: authorized by Elizabeth Kowalski, entered by Elizabeth Kowalski on 02.06.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Arecales - Arecaceae
 Gleicheniales - Gleicheniaceae
Gleichenia pectinata
var. fossilia
Magnoliopsida indet. Cronquist et al. 1996
 Fabales - Leguminosae
Saccoglottis tertiaria n. sp. Berry 1922