Olivos (Pleistocene of Argentina)

Where: Buenos Aires, Argentina (34.5° S, 58.5° W: paleocoordinates 34.6° S, 57.9° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Ensenada Formation, Early/Lower Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the MACN

Primary reference: F. de Broin and M. de la Fuente. 1993. Les tortues fossiles d'Argentine: synthese [The fossil turtles of Argentina: synthesis]. Annales de Paléontologie (Invertebrés-Vertebrés) 79(3):169-232 [R. Benson/R. Benson/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189518: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 25.10.2017

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Pantestudinidae
Chelonoidis sp. Fitzinger 1835 turtle
giant size