UCMP V-5553: Wasatchian, Colorado

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae
Hyracotherium sp. Owen 1841
    = Equidae indet. Gray 1821
Alroy 2002
Mammalia - Ungulata - Diacodexeidae
Wasatchia sp. Sinclair 1914
    = Bunophorus sp. Sinclair 1914
Alroy 2002
Diacodexis metsiacus (Cope 1882)
    = Diacodexis primus Krishtalka and Stucky 1985
Krishtalka and Stucky 1985
see common names

Country:United States State/province:Colorado County:Moffat
Coordinates: 40.6° North, 108.1° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:45.4° North, 91.9° West
Basis of coordinate:based on political unit
Geographic resolution:small collection
Period:Paleogene Epoch:Eocene
Stage:Ypresian 10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 2
Key time interval:Wasatchian
Age range of interval:55.80000 - 50.30000 m.y. ago
* legacy (obsolete) database fields
Lithology and environment
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Collection methods and comments
Museum repositories:UCMP
Database number:15873
Authorizer:J. Alroy Enterer:J. Alroy
Research group:vertebrate
Created:1994-07-26 00:00:00 Last modified:2002-06-03 03:27:40
Access level:the public Released:1994-07-26 00:00:00
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

2528. M. C. McKenna. 1960. Fossil Mammalia from the early Wasatchian Four Mile fauna, Eocene of northwest Colorado. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 37(1):1-130 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen]

Secondary references:

6294 J. Alroy. 2002. Synonymies and reidentifications of North American fossil mammals. [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen]
2183 L. Krishtalka and R. K. Stucky. 1985. Revision of the Eocene Wind River Faunas, Early Eocene of Central Wyoming. Part 7. Revision of Diacodexis (Mammalian, Artiodactyla). Annals of Carnegie Museum 54(14):413-486 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]