US 19 Bridge Site ( of the United States)

Also known as UF locality GI008

Where: Gilchrist County, Florida (29.6° N, 82.9° W: paleocoordinates 29.7° N, 82.3° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Blancan (4.9 - 1.8 Ma)

• "Early late Blancan, ca. 2.3-2.6 Ma"

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the FLMNH

Primary reference: R. C. Hulbert. 2010. A new early Pleistocene tapir (Mammalia: Perissodactyla) from Florida, with a review of Blancan tapirs from around the state. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 49(3):67-126 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 113275: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 25.07.2011, edited by Richard Hulbert

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Trionychidae
Apalone ferox Schneider 1783 Florida softshell turtle
 Testudines - Kinosternoidea
Sternotherus sp. Gray 1825 musk turtle
 Testudines - Panchelydridae
"Macroclemys sp." = Macrochelys, "Chelydra floridana" = Chelydra serpentina
"Macroclemys sp." = Macrochelys Gray 1856 alligator snapping turtle
"Chelydra floridana" = Chelydra serpentina Linnaeus 1758 snapping turtle
 Testudines - Pantestudinidae
Hesperotestudo sp. Williams 1950 turtle
 Testudines - Panemydidae
Pseudemys sp. Gray 1856 cooter
 Crocodylia - Alligatoridae
Alligator sp. Daudin 1809 alligator
Mammalia
 Perissodactyla - Tapiridae
Tapirus sp. Brisson 1762 tapir
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Nannippus peninsulatus Cope 1885 hipparionine horse
 Cingulata - Dasypodidae
Dasypus bellus Simpson 1929 beautiful armadillo
 Cingulata - Pampatheriidae
Holmesina floridanus Robertson 1976 edentate
"small morph"
 Xenarthra - Mylodontidae
"Paramylodon garbanii" = Glossotherium garbanii
"Paramylodon garbanii" = Glossotherium garbanii Montellano and Carranza-Castaneda 1981 edentate
 Ungulata - Cervidae
Odocoileus virginianus Zimmermann 1780 white-tailed deer
 Ungulata - Antilocapridae
Capromeryx arizonensis Skinner 1942 pronghorn