Estratos Las Cabras - Cerro Bayo (Triassic of Argentina)

Where: Mendoza, Argentina (32.9° S, 69.2° W: paleocoordinates 46.4° S, 32.8° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Cerro de Las Cabras Formation (Uspallata Group), Triassic (252.2 - 201.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified tuff

• Toba compacta, de fractura irregular, algo esquistosa, de color rosado, en partes con tinte violáceos, gris en las superficies alteradas por acciones meteóricas.

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression, original cellulose

Collected by Angel V. Borello

Primary reference: J. Frenguelli. 1944. Las especies del género "Zuberia" en la Argentina. Anales del museo de la plata, Nueva Serie (1)3-56 [C. Jaramillo/J. Ceballos/A. Cardenas ]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141593: authorized by Carlos Jaramillo, entered by Juliana Ceballos on 29.03.2013, edited by Patricio Santamarina

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Zuberia zuberi
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Zuberia zuberi Frenguelli 1943
Zuberia sahnii
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Zuberia sahnii Seward 1932