near Libertador San Martin (Pleistocene of Argentina)

Also known as Ensenada stream Basin

Where: Entre Rios, Argentina (32.1° S, 60.5° W: paleocoordinates 32.1° S, 60.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Arroyo Feliciano Formation, Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Centro de Investigaciones Cientfiicas y Transferencia de Tecnologia a la Produccion (CICYTTP), Diamante, Argentina

Primary reference: A. S. Manzano, J. I. Noriega, and W. Joyce. 2009. The tropical tortoise Chelonoidis denticulata (Testudines: Testudinidae) from the Late Pleistocene of Argentina and its paleoclimatological implications. Journal of Paleontology 83(6):975-980 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187629: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 05.08.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Pantestudinidae
Chelonoidis denticulata Linnaeus 1766 Yellow-footed tortoise
CICYTTP-PV-R-1-268, nearly complete plastron