Ullujaya: Early/Lower Miocene, Peru

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Reptilia - Testudines
Chelonia indet. (Latreille 1800)
Bianucci et al. 2015
synonym of Testudines
large marine turtle
Mammalia - Ungulata
Mysticeti indet. Cope 1891
Bianucci et al. 2015
Odontoceti indet. Flower 1867
Bianucci et al. 2015
Mammalia - Ungulata - Squalodelphinidae
Squalodelphinidae indet. (Dal Piaz 1917)
Bianucci et al. 2015
Huaridelphis raimondii n. gen., n. sp. Lambert et al. 2014
1 specimen
Notocetus vanbenedeni (Moreno 1892)
Bianucci et al. 2015 1 specimen
Mammalia - Ungulata
Physeteroidea indet. Gray 1868
Bianucci et al. 2015
Mammalia - Ungulata - Kentriodontidae
? Kentriodontidae indet. Slijper 1936
Bianucci et al. 2015
cf. Kentriodon sp. Kellogg 1927
Bianucci et al. 2015
see common names

Coordinates: 14.6° South, 75.6° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:15.6° South, 71.0° West
Basis of coordinate:stated in text
Period:Neogene Epoch:Miocene
10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 5
Key time interval:Early/Lower Miocene
Age range of interval:23.03000 - 15.97000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:formation
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: not reported
Environment:marine indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:general faunal/floral analysis
Database number:124919
Authorizer:M. Uhen Enterer:M. Shalap, M. Uhen
Modifier:M. Uhen
Created:2012-02-29 03:12:56 Last modified:2017-11-30 15:57:47
Access level:the public Released:2012-02-29 03:12:56
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

52751. O. Lambert, G. Bianucci, and M. Urbina. 2014. Huaridelphis raimondii, a new early Miocene Squalodelphinidae (Cetacea, Odontoceti) from the Chilcatay Formation, Peru. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34(5):987-1004 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]

Secondary references:

53786 G. Bianucci, M. Urbina, and O. Lambert. 2015. A new record of Notocetus vanbenedeni (Squalodelphinidae, Odontoceti, Cetacea) from the Early Miocene of Peru. Comptes Rendus Palevol 14:5-13 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]