SC-213 (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Park County, Wyoming (44.3° N, 109.0° W: paleocoordinates 49.2° N, 91.9° 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 UMMP

Primary reference: J. G. M. Thewissen and P. D. Gingerich. 1989. Skull and Endocranial Cast of Eoructes melanus, a New Palaeoryctid (Mammalia: Insectivora) from the Early Eocene of Western North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 9(4):459-470 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Ju]more details

PaleoDB collection 15796: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 27.09.1993

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Taxonomic list

• meter level given by Gunnell and Gingerich 1991
Mammalia
 Primates - Microsyopidae
Arctodontomys wilsoni8 Szalay 1969 primate
 Primates - Omomyidae
Tetonius matthewi1 Bown and Rose 1987 tarsier
Teilhardina crassidens1 Bown and Rose 1987 tarsier
T. crassidens-americana intergrade also listed
 Cimolesta - Palaeoryctidae
Eoryctes melanus Thewissen and Gingerich 1989 eutherian
 Perissodactyla -
Homogalax protapirinus5 Wortman 1896 odd-toed ungulate
Cardiolophus radinskyi5 Gingerich 1991 odd-toed ungulate
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
"Hyracotherium grangeri" = Sifrhippus grangeri5
"Hyracotherium grangeri" = Sifrhippus grangeri5 Gingerich 1989 horse
 Ferae - Viverravidae
Didymictis protenus10 Cope 1874 placental
Viverravus acutus10 Matthew and Granger 1915 placental
 Carnivora - Miacidae
Miacis deutschi3 Gingerich 1983 carnivoran
 Ferae - Metacheiromyidae
Palaeanodon nievelti4 Gingerich 1989 placental
 Macroscelidea - Apheliscidae
Apheliscus chydaeus6 Gingerich 1994 elephant shrew
 Acreodi -
Wyolestes apheles2 Gingerich 1981 mesonychian
DUPLICATE REF 1643 or 1644
 Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae
Galecyon mordax7 Matthew and Granger 1915 eutherian
Prototomus martis7 Gingerich and Deutsch 1989 eutherian
Prototomus deimos n. sp.7 Gingerich and Deutsch 1989 eutherian
Prototomus phobos7 Gingerich and Deutsch 1989 eutherian
Arfia shoshoniensis7 Matthew and Granger 1915 eutherian
 Hyaenodonta -
Prolimnocyon atavus7 Matthew and Granger 1915 eutherian
Prolimnocyon haematus7 Gingerich and Deutsch 1989 eutherian
 Oxyaenodonta - Oxyaenidae
Oxyaena gulo9 Matthew and Granger 1915