No Water (150') (Eocene of the United States)

Also known as UW V-73022 (Slick Creek Quarry)

Where: Washakie County, Wyoming (44.0° N, 108.0° W: paleocoordinates 48.7° N, 90.9° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Willwood Formation, Wasatchian (55.8 - 50.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the UW

Primary reference: K. D. Rose. 1981. The Clarkforkian Land-Mammal Age and Mammalian Faunal Composition Across the Paleocene-Eocene Boundary. University of Michigan Papers on Paleontology 26:1-197 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/P. Mannion]more details

PaleoDB collection 15493: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002

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Taxonomic list

• 46 m level
Sandcouleean
Mammalia
 Cimolesta - Coryphodontidae
Coryphodon sp. Owen 1845 pantodont
 Cimolesta - Pantolestidae
? Palaeosinopa cf. lutreola Matthew 1918 eutherian
 Leptictida - Leptictidae
Prodiacodon tauricinerei Jepsen 1930 eutherian
 Primates - Microsyopidae
Niptomomys doreenae McKenna 1960 primate
Arctodontomys wilsoni1 Szalay 1969 primate
 Primates - Omomyidae
Omomyidae indet.1 Gazin 1958 tarsier
Tetonius sp.1 Matthew 1915 tarsier
Teilhardina americana n. sp. Bown 1976 tarsier
see Bown and Rose 1987: UW V-73022
 Primates - Notharctidae
Cantius sp. Simons 1962 primate
"Pelycodus ralstoni/trigonodus"
 Primates - Paromomyidae
Phenacolemurinae indet.1 Simpson 1955 primate
Phenacolemur simonsi Bown and Rose 1976 primate
Ignacius graybullianus Bown and Rose 1976 primate
 Primates - Micromomyidae
Tinimomys graybulliensis Szalay 1974 primate
 Rodentia - Ischyromyidae
Microparamys sp. Wood 1959 rodent
Paramys excavatus Loomis 1907 rodent
Acritoparamys francesi1 Wood 1962 rodent
 Rodentia - Paramyidae
Paramyidae indet. Miller and Gidley 1918 rodent
Franimys sp. Wood 1962 rodent
 Placentalia -
? Lipotyphla indet. Haeckel 1866 placental
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
"Hyracotherium grangeri" = Sifrhippus grangeri4
"Hyracotherium grangeri" = Sifrhippus grangeri4 Gingerich 1989 horse
 Tribosphenida - Nyctitheriidae
Pontifactor sp.2 West 1974 placental
Plagioctenodon krausae Bown 1979 placental
this may be one of four other taxa see Bown and Schankler 1982
? Plagioctenoides microlestes Bown 1979 placental
 Tribosphenida -
Talpavoides dartoni n. sp.2 Bown and Schankler 1982 placental
 Creodonta - Oxyaenidae
Oxyaenidae indet.1 Cope 1877 creodont
 Ferae - Viverravidae
Didymictis sp.1 Cope 1875 placental
Viverravus acutus Matthew and Granger 1915 placental
 Ferae -
Uintacyon rudis3 Rose 1981 placental
 Carnivora - Miacidae
Miacidae indet. Cope 1880 carnivoran
Miacidae indet.1 Cope 1880 carnivoran
 Macroscelidea - Apheliscidae
Haplomylus speirianus Cope 1880 elephant shrew
Apheliscus chydaeus5 Gingerich 1994 elephant shrew
 Macroscelidea - Amphilemuridae
"Dormaaliidae indet." = Amphilemuridae2, cf. Scenopagus sp.
"Dormaaliidae indet." = Amphilemuridae2 Hill 1953 elephant shrew
form "A"
cf. Scenopagus sp. McKenna and Simpson 1959 elephant shrew
 Tillodontia - Esthonychidae
Esthonyx spatularius Cope 1880 tillodont
 Tribosphenida - Arctocyonidae
Thryptacodon antiquus Matthew and Granger 1915 condylarth
 Ungulata - Hyopsodontidae
Hyopsodus sp. Leidy 1870 condylarth
 Ungulata - Diacodexeidae
Diacodexis sp.1 Cope 1882 even-toed ungulate
 Ungulata - Phenacodontidae
Ectocion osbornianus Cope 1882 condylarth
Phenacodus sp.1 Cope 1873 condylarth
 Insectivora - Apatemyidae
Apatemyidae indet.1 Matthew 1909 insectivoran
 Hyaenodonta -
Prolimnocyon haematus6 Gingerich and Deutsch 1989 eutherian
 Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae
Prototomus sp.6 Cope 1874 eutherian
includes "Tritemnodon sp." and probably represents P. phobos
Arfia zele6 Gingerich and Deutsch 1989 eutherian
 Hyaenodonta -
Didelphodus absarokae Cope 1881 eutherian
 Theriiformes - Peradectidae
Peradectes protinnominatus1 McKenna 1960 metatherian
 Theriiformes - Herpetotheriidae
"Copedelphys innominata" = Herpetotherium innominatum1
"Copedelphys innominata" = Herpetotherium innominatum1 Simpson 1928 marsupial
 Multituberculata - Neoplagiaulacidae
Parectypodus lunatus7 Krause 1982 multituberculate
"P. sp. A" of Van Valen and Sloan 1966; "P. childei" of Sloan 1981
Ectypodus tardus7 Jepsen 1940 multituberculate
UW V-73022
 Multituberculata -
Neoliotomus ultimus Granger and Simpson 1928 multituberculate
from UW-73022: see Krause 1982