Sebecus huilensis (Miocene of Colombia)

Also known as Monkey Pod Unit Busbey

Where: Huila, Colombia (3.3° N, 75.2° W: paleocoordinates 2.6° N, 72.4° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Laventan mammal zone, Villavieja Formation (Honda Group), Middle Miocene (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

• Monkey Pod Unit

Environment/lithology: fluvial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Dr. Ernest L. Lundelius, Jr. in 1973

Primary reference: A. B. Busbey. 1986. New material of Sebecus cf. huilensis (Crocodilia: Sebecosuchidae) from the Miocene La Venta Formation of Colombia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 6(1):20-27 [A. Cardenas /L. Mora-Rojas/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187741: authorized by Andrés Cardenas, entered by Laura Mora-Rojas on 09.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Loricata - Sebecidae
Sebecus huilensis Langston 1965 crocodilian
Langston, 1965 TTM 41658-8