Wash (Eocene of the United States)

Also known as B-5

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

• coordinate based on political unit

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

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: R. M. West. 1973. Geology and mammalian paleontology of the New Fork-Big Sandy area, Sublette County, Wyoming. Fieldiana: Geology 29 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

PaleoDB collection 16500: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.02.1993

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Taxonomic list

• Korth 1984: "Microparamys sp. B" is either Mattimys or Janimus
 Primates - Microsyopidae
Microsyops elegans Marsh 1871 primate
 Primates - Omomyidae
Anaptomorphus aemulus Cope 1872 tarsier
Omomys carteri Leidy 1869 tarsier
 Primates - Notharctidae
Notharctus sp. Leidy 1870 primate
Smilodectes gracilis Marsh 1871 primate
 Rodentia - Sciuravidae
Sciuravus nitidus Marsh 1871 rodent
 Ungulata - Hyopsodontidae
Hyopsodus paulus Leidy 1870 condylarth
Hyopsodus minusculus Leidy 1873 condylarth
 Theriiformes - Herpetotheriidae
"Herpetotherium cf. marsupium" = Peratherium marsupium
"Herpetotherium cf. marsupium" = Peratherium marsupium Troxell 1923 marsupial