UCMP V77106, Henrys Fork 1: Bridgerian, Wyoming

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Reptilia - Testudines - Kinosternoidea
Xenochelys bridgerensis Hutchison 1991
Reptilia - Testudines - Geoemydidae
Bridgeremys pusilla (Hay 1908)
Hutchison 2006
see common names

Country:United States State/province:Wyoming County:Uinta
Coordinates: 41.1° North, 110.0° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:45.0° North, 96.3° West
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
Formation:Bridger Member:Twin Buttes
Stratigraphy comments: listed as Twin Buttes Member, Unit D in Hutchison 2006
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: not reported
Environment:terrestrial indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:168275
Authorizer:P. Holroyd Enterer:P. Holroyd
Modifier:P. Holroyd Research group:vertebrate
Created:2015-04-19 15:46:10 Last modified:2016-02-27 22:51:17
Access level:the public Released:2015-04-19 15:46:10
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

691. J. H. Hutchison. 1991. Early Kinosterninae (Reptilia: Testudines) and their phylogenetic significance. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 11(2):145-167 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Alroy]

Secondary references:

58299 J. H. Hutchison. 2006. Bridgeremys (Geoemydidae,Testudines), a new genus from the middle Eocene of North America. In I. G. Danilov and J. F. Parham (eds.), Fossil Turtle Research 1:63-83 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd/M. Uhen]