Point Gulch (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Uinta County, Wyoming (41.2° N, 110.5° W: paleocoordinates 45.2° N, 96.8° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Bridger Formation, Bridgerian (50.3 - 46.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: L. Krishtalka. 1976. Early Tertiary Adapisoricidae and Erinaceidae (Mammalia, Insectivora) of North America. Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History 1 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Ju]more details

PaleoDB collection 16395: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 26.03.1995

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Taxonomic list

 Primates - Omomyidae
Anaptomorphus aemulus1 Cope 1872 tarsier
"Paint Gulch... presumably... interval B"
 Ferae - Viverravidae
Viverravus gracilis2 Marsh 1872 placental
level not stated
 Carnivora -
"Miacis hargeri" = Vulpavus hargeri2
"Miacis hargeri" = Vulpavus hargeri2 Wortman 1901 carnivoran
level not stated
 Macroscelidea - Amphilemuridae
Scenopagus curtidens Matthew 1909 elephant shrew
level not known