USGS D-1052: Bridgerian, Wyoming

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Mammalia - Primates - Omomyidae
Strigorhysis rugosus Bown 1979
Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae
Eotitanops sp. Osborn 1907
    = Palaeosyops fontinalis Cope 1873
Gunnell and Yarborough 2000
see common names

Country:United States State/province:Wyoming County:Hot Springs
Coordinates: 43.7° North, 108.7° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:47.5° North, 94.4° West
Basis of coordinate:based on political unit
Geographic resolution:small collection
Period:Paleogene Epoch:Eocene
10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 2
Key time interval:Bridgerian
Age range of interval:50.30000 - 46.20000 m.y. ago
* legacy (obsolete) database fields
Local section:OwlCr Local bed:1
Local order:bottom to top
Lithology and environment
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Collection methods and comments
Museum repositories:USGS
Database number:16487
Authorizer:J. Alroy Enterer:J. Alroy
Research group:vertebrate
Created:1993-02-18 00:00:00 Last modified:2002-06-03 03:27:41
Access level:the public Released:1993-02-18 00:00:00
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

1115. T. M. Bown. 1982. Geology, Paleontology, and Correlation of Eocene Volcaniclastic Rocks, Southeast Absaroka Range, Hot Springs County, Wyoming. United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 1201-A:A1-A75 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]

Secondary references:

1748 G. F. Gunnell and V. L. Yarborough. 2000. Brontotheriidae (Perissodactyla) from the late early and middle Eocene (Brigerian), Wasatch and Bridger formations, southern Green River Basin, southwestern Wyoming. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20(2):349-368 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]