Haritalyangar, North (Pliocene of India)

Where: Himachal Pradesh, India (31.5° N, 76.6° E: paleocoordinates 30.4° N, 77.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Dhok Pathan Formation (Siwalik Group), Late/Upper Pliocene (3.6 - 2.6 Ma)

• ? middle Pliocene

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: E. L. Simons and S. R. K. Chopra. 1969. Gigantopithecus (Pongidae, Hominoidea) a new species from North India. Postilla 138:1-18 [M. Uhen/N. Visalden/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 188839: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 19.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Primates - Hominidae
Gigantopithecus bilaspurensis n. sp. Simons and Chopra 1969 ape