Between La Escondida and El Batistín aguadas (Eocene of Argentina)

Also known as Paso de Indios

Where: Chubut, Argentina (43.9° S, 69.0° W: paleocoordinates 46.4° S, 59.0° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Casamayoran (55.8 - 48.0 Ma)

• Casamayoran Age, Barrancan subage

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; bentonitic tuff

• Pink tuff and bentonites

Size class: mesofossils

Collected in 1959; reposited in the MLP

Primary reference: J. N. Gelfo. 2004. A new South American mioclaenid (Mammalia: Ungulatomorpha) from the Tertiary of Patagonia, Argentina. Ameghiniana 41(3):475-484 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186880: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 07.07.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Ungulata - Hyopsodontidae
Pascualodus patagoniensis n. gen. n. sp. Gelfo 2004 condylarth
MLP 59-II-24-39 - holotype