San Jose (Rio Carcaraña, between San Jose de la Esquina and Casilda) (Pleistocene of Argentina)

Where: Santa Fé, Argentina (33.1° S, 61.4° W: paleocoordinates 33.1° S, 61.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 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 189523: 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