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Systematic and biostratigraphic significance of a chinchillid rodent from the Pliocene of eastern Argentina
(Polish Academy of Sciences. Institute of Paleobiology, 2013-06)
Two species of chinchillid rodents, Lagostomus (Lagostomopsis) incisus and “Lagostomus (Lagostomopsis) spicatus”, have been recorded from the Monte Hermoso Formation (Montehermosan–Lower Chapadmalalan, Early Pliocene) of ...
A possible Plio-Pleistocene tsunami deposit, Hornitos, northern Chile
(Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería (SERNAGEOMIN), 2001)
New Vertebrates of the Brochero Formation (Córdoba, Argentina): A Review of the Pliocene of Central Argentina
The “Horizonte Brocherense” sensu Castellanos was created on the basis of a mammal assemblage recovered from the San Alberto Valley and Los Reartes Valley (Córdoba, Argentina). This mammal association was placed in the ...
Oldest record of Leptodactylus Fitzinger, 1826 (Anura, Leptodactylidae), from the early Pliocene of the South American Pampas
(Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, 2013-11)
The Neotropical frog genus Leptodactylus is one of the most taxonomically diverse of all neobatrachian anurans. Despite the genus being highly diversified and widely distributed today, the fossil record is scanty and ...
Late Pliocene Glyptodontinae (Xenarthra, Cingulata, Glyptodontidae) of South and North America: Morphology and paleobiogeographical implications in the GABI
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2011-03)
Knowledge of the main aspects of the Great American Biotic Interchange (GABI) concerning the glyptodontine Glyptodontidae (Xenarthra) is very scarce. A bidirectional dispersal processwas recently proposed for this clade, ...
Mio-Pliocene glaciations of Central Patagonia: New evidence and tectonic implications
(Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería (SERNAGEOMIN), 2010)
Local extinction of sharks of genus Carcharias Rafinesque, 1810 (Elasmobranchii, Odontaspididae) in the eastern Pacific Ocean
(Servicio Nacional de Geología y Minería (SERNAGEOMIN), 2007)
A new genus of Sigmodontinae (Mammalia, Rodentia, Cricetidae) from the Pliocene of central Argentina
(Taylor & Francis, 2016-07-26)
Chukimys favaloroi, new genus and species, is added to the past diversity of sigmodontine rodents, the largest subfamily of Neotropical mammals. It is based on a maxillary with the entire tooth row and both first and second ...