Ea. Cancha Carreras (zona de Río Guillermo) (Eocene of Argentina)

Where: Santa Cruz, Argentina (51.2° S, 72.2° W: paleocoordinates 53.5° S, 62.8° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Río Turbio Formation, Late/Upper Eocene (37.2 - 33.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: permineralized, original cellulose, replaced with silica

Collection methods: chemical, peel or thin section

• Repositorio: División Paleobotánica, Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Museo, UNLP.

Primary reference: E. Ancibor. 1990. Determinación xilológica de la madera fósil de una Fagaceae, de la formación Río Turbio, (Eoceno), Santa Cruz, Argentina. Ameghiniana 27(1-2):179-184 [C. Jaramillo/J. Ceballos/A. Cardenas ]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 136830: authorized by Carlos Jaramillo, entered by Juliana Ceballos on 05.12.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Magnoliopsida
 Fagales - Nothofagaceae