Tabernacle Butte Locality 15 (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Sublette County, Wyoming (42.7° N, 110.1° W: paleocoordinates 46.7° N, 96.1° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: P. O. McGrew, J. E. Berman, M. K. Hecht, J. M. Hummel, G. G. Simpson and A. E. Wood. 1959. The geology and paleontology of the Elk Mountain and Tabernacle Butte area, Wyoming. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 117(3):117-176 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/R. Whatley]more details

PaleoDB collection 16432: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.02.1993, edited by Patricia Holroyd

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Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Basommatophora - Planorbidae
Reptilia
 Squamata - Anguidae
Xestops sp.2 Cope 1873 squamates
osteoscutes
 Squamata - Rhineuridae
Rhineura sp.2 Cope 1861 worm lizard
Mammalia
 Primates - Omomyidae
Washakius insignis Leidy 1873 tarsier
 Lipotyphla - Geolabididae
Centetodon sp.1 Marsh 1872 placental
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Orohippus sp. Marsh 1872 horse
small
 Ungulata - Hyopsodontidae
Hyopsodus lepidus Matthew 1909 condylarth
 Theriiformes - Peradectidae
Peradectes chesteri3 Gazin 1952 metatherian