East Flank Torreon Wash (Upper) (Paleocene of the United States)

Also known as Sinclair and Granger Loc. 10 (in part)

Where: Sandoval County, New Mexico (35.7° N, 107.0° W: paleocoordinates 42.1° N, 87.2° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Nacimiento Formation, Torrejonian (63.3 - 61.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: T. E. Williamson and S. G. Lucas. 1993. Paleocene vertebrate paleontology of the San Juan Basin, New Mexico. New Mexico Museum of Natural History Bulletin 2:105-136 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen]more details

PaleoDB collection 14833: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 30.04.1994

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Taxonomic list

• identical to list 29 of Williamson 1996
excludes multis
Mammalia
 Cimolesta - Cimolestidae
Acmeodon secans Matthew and Granger 1921 eutherian
 Leptictida - Leptictidae
Prodiacodon puercensis Matthew 1918 eutherian
 Primates - Palaechthonidae
"Plesiolestes wilsoni" = Torrejonia wilsoni
"Plesiolestes wilsoni" = Torrejonia wilsoni Gazin 1968 primate
from "Upper fossiliferous zone of... East branch of the Arroyo Torrejon"
 Condylarthra - Hyopsodontidae
"Promioclaenus lemuroides" = Ellipsodon lemuroides, "Protoselene opisthacus" = Mioclaenus opisthacus, Mioclaenus turgidus, Promioclaenus acolytus
"Promioclaenus lemuroides" = Ellipsodon lemuroides Matthew 1897 condylarth
"Protoselene opisthacus" = Mioclaenus opisthacus Cope 1882 condylarth
Mioclaenus turgidus Cope 1881 condylarth
Promioclaenus acolytus Cope 1882 condylarth
 Tribosphenida - Periptychidae
Periptychus carinidens Cope 1881 condylarth
Anisonchus sectorius Cope 1881 condylarth
 Amblypoda - Pantolambdidae
Pantolambda cavirictum Cope 1883 pantodont
Pantolambda bathmodon Cope 1882 pantodont
may include specimen from NMMNH L-2701 in the "Mixodectes pungens Zone of the... Ojo Encino Member" (geographic location not given) of Williamson and Sealey 2000
 Tribosphenida - Phenacodontidae
Tetraclaenodon puercensis Cope 1881 condylarth
 Ferae - Viverravidae
Protictis haydenianus Cope 1882 placental
Intyrictis vanvaleni MacIntyre 1966 placental
 Taeniodonta - Conoryctidae
Conoryctes comma Cope 1881 taeniodont
 Taeniodonta - Stylinodontidae
Psittacotherium multifragum Cope 1882 taeniodont
 Tribosphenida - Arctocyonidae
Arctocyon ferox Cope 1883 condylarth
Colpoclaenus procyonoides Matthew 1937 condylarth
"Mimotricentes subtrigonus" = Tricentes subtrigonus Cope 1881 condylarth
Chriacus baldwini Cope 1882 condylarth
Chriacus pelvidens Cope 1881 condylarth
 Acreodi - Mesonychidae
Dissacus navajovius Cope 1881 condylarth
 Acreodi - Oxyclaenidae
Pentacodon occultus Matthew 1937 eutherian
 Theriiformes - Peradectidae
? Peradectes sp. Matthew and Granger 1921 metatherian
"B"
 Sarcobora - Mixodectidae
Mixodectes malaris Cope 1884 insectivoran
Mixodectes pungens Cope 1883 insectivoran