Fundo Pecuario Masaguaral (Holocene of Venezuela)

Also known as ETE Locality 504, Fundo Pecuario Masaguaral,

Where: Guarico, Venezuela (8.6° N, 67.6° W: paleocoordinates 8.6° N, 67.6° W)

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

• ETE dating method: absolute, ETE age comment: Modern ecosystem radiometric intage_max, radiometric intage_min

Environment/lithology:

• ETE sed env 1: ., ETE sed env 2: . ETE event: ., ETE env comment: soil classified as intermediate
• ETE rock type adj: 0, ETE lithology comments: 0

Collection methods: ETE Size: .; ETE reference list: 415, 412, 409, 104, ; ETE museum list:

Primary reference: J. F. Eisenberg, M. A. O'Connell, and P.V. August. 1979. Density, Productivity, and Distribution of Mammals in Two Venezuelan Habitats. Vertebrate Ecology in the Northern Neotropics, Smithsonian Inst. Press, Washington, D.C. 187-207 [A. Behrensmeyer/A. Behrensmeyer/M. Kosnik]more details

PaleoDB collection 21686: authorized by Anna Behrensmeyer, entered by Anna Behrensmeyer on 04.10.1995, edited by Richard Potts and John Damuth

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Mammalia
 Primates - Cebidae
Cebus nigrivittatus Wagner 1848 capuchin monkey
 Primates - Atelidae
Alouatta seniculus Linnaeus 1766 Venezuelan red howler
 Rodentia - Muridae
Heteromys anomalus forest spiny pocket mouse
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
Sigmodon alstoni Thomas 1880 cotton rat
 Rodentia - Sciuridae
 Rodentia - Dasyproctidae
 Rodentia - Caviidae
"Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris" = Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris
"Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris" = Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris Linnaeus 1766 capybara
 Rodentia - Cuniculidae
"Agouti paca" = Cuniculus paca
"Agouti paca" = Cuniculus paca Linnaeus 1766 lowland paca
 Rodentia - Erethizontidae
Coendou prehensilis Linnaeus 1758 prehensile-tailed porcupine
 Rodentia - Echimyidae
Echimys semirillosus spiny tree-rat
 Lagomorpha - Leporidae
Sylvilagus floridanus Allen 1890 eastern cottontail
 Carnivora - Procyonidae
Procyon cancrivorus Cuvier 1798 crab eating raccoon
 Carnivora - Mustelidae
Galictis vittata Schreber 1776 greater grison
Eira barbara Linnaeus 1758 tayra
Conepatus semistriatus Boddaert 1785 striped hog-nosed skunk
 Carnivora - Canidae
Cerdocyon thous Linnaeus 1766 crab eating fox
 Carnivora - Felidae
"Felis yagouaroundi" = Puma yagouaroundi, "Felis concolor" = Puma concolor, "Felis pardalis" = Leopardus pardalis
"Felis yagouaroundi" = Puma yagouaroundi Geoffroy 1803 jaguarundi
"Felis concolor" = Puma concolor Linnaeus 1771 puma
ETE quadrat counts; species: .
"Felis pardalis" = Leopardus pardalis Linnaeus 1758 ocelot
 Cingulata - Dasypodidae
"Dasypus novemcinctus" = Dasypus (Dasypus) novemcinctus
"Dasypus novemcinctus" = Dasypus (Dasypus) novemcinctus Linnaeus 1758 nine-banded armadillo
ETE quadrat counts; species: .
 Xenarthra - Myrmecophagidae
Tamandua tetradactyla Linnaeus 1758 southern tamandua
ETE quadrat counts; species: .
Myrmecophaga tridactyla Linnaeus 1758 giant anteater
ETE quadrat counts; species: .
 Chiroptera - Phyllostomidae
Glossophaga longirostris long-tongued bat
Glossophaga soricina long-tongued bat
Trachops cirrhosus Spix 1823 fringe-lipped bat
Micronycteris nicefori big-eared bat
Micronycteris minuta big-eared bat
Carollia perspicillata short-tailed fruit bat
Desmodus rotundus Geoffroy 1810 common vampire bat
Phyllostomus discolor spear-nosed bat
Phyllostomus hastatus spear-nosed bat
Phyllostomus elongatus spear-nosed bat
Tonatia minuta leaf-nosed bat
Tonatia venezuelae leaf-nosed bat
Artibeus jamaicensis Leach 1821 Jamaican fruit bat
Sturnira lilium yellow-shouldered bat
Sturnira ludovici yellow-shouldered bat
 Chiroptera - Noctilionidae
Noctilio leporinus Linnaeus 1758 greater bulldog bat
Noctilio albiventris Desmarest 1818 bulldog bat
 Chiroptera - Vespertilionidae
Lasiurus ega hairy-tailed bat
Lasiurus borealis Muller 1776 hairy-tailed bat
Rhogeessa tumida lesser yellow bat
Myotis nigricans vesper bat
Myotis albescens vesper bat
 Chiroptera - Emballonuridae
Rhynchonycteris naso proboscis bat
 Chiroptera - Molossidae
Molossus molossus free-tailed bat
Molossus pretiosus free-tailed bat
Molossops greenhalli Dog-faced bats
Molossops terminekii Dog-faced bats
Eumops dabbenei mastiff bat
Eumops hansae mastiff bat
Eumops bonariensis mastiff bat
Eumops auripendulus mastiff bat
Eumops glaucinus Wagner 1843 Wagner's bonneted bat
 Ungulata - Tayassuidae
Tayassu tajacu Linnaeus 1758 collared peccary
 Ungulata - Cervidae
Odocoileus virginianus Zimmermann 1780 white-tailed deer
 Didelphimorphia - Didelphidae
Marmosa robinsoni Bangs 1898 mouse opossum
ETE quadrat counts; species: .
Didelphis marsupialis Linnaeus 1758 common opossum
ETE quadrat counts; species: .