Bahia Rio de Janeiro (Holocene of Brazil)

Where: Brazil (22.9° S, 43.2° W: paleocoordinates 22.9° S, 43.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithology not reported

Primary reference: P. Hershkovitz. 1966. Catalog of Living Whales. United States National Museum Bulletin 246:1-259 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 86878: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 23.02.2009

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Taxonomic list

 Cetacea - Delphinidae
"Sotalia brasiliensis n. sp." = Sotalia fluviatilis
"Sotalia brasiliensis n. sp." = Sotalia fluviatilis Gervais and Deville 1853 dolphin