Villa Urquiza (Miocene of Argentina)

Where: Entre Rios, Argentina (31.7° S, 60.4° W: paleocoordinates 31.8° S, 58.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Parana Formation, Late/Upper Miocene (11.6 - 5.3 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. Velez-Juarbe, J. I. Noriega, and B. S. Ferrero. 2012. Fossil dugongidae (Mammalia, Sirenia) from the Prana Formatino (Late Miocene) of Entre Rios Province, Argentina. Amghiniana 49(4):585-593 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 141513: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 28.03.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Sirenia - Dugongidae
Dioplotherium sp. Cope 1883 dugong