GASTROPODOS DE LAS FORMACIONES SAN JOSE y CHIQUIMIL (MIOCENO TARDIO) CATAMARCA y TUCUMAN, ARGENTINA

Lourdes S. Morton

Abstract


An abundant gastropod fauna from late Miocene San José and Chiquimil Formations of the Santa María Valley (Catamarca and Tucumán Provinces) is descríbed for the first time. It consist of Dorussa aff. biblianus, Lurodes cf. lacinarus, Potamolithus sp., Littoriclina aff. parchappi, Litoralina sp., only one tipicaIly terrestrial species. Bulimulus sp. and three new species: Potamolithoides tucunuinensis, Littoridina zabertiana and Potamoiithus parodizi, also include the fauna.

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