Schowalter Locality, Wintering Hills (Paleocene of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (52.0° N, 111.2° W: paleocoordinates 58.9° N, 84.3° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Scollard Formation, Puercan (66.0 - 63.3 Ma)

• upper part of Scollard Formation; magnetic polarity chron 29N and the stratigraphic range of the angiosperm palynomorph Wodehousia fimbriata

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: "channel"; fine-grained, medium sandstone

• fine- to medium-grained fluvial sandstone

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: bulk,

Primary reference: R. C. Fox, B. D. Rankin, C. S. Scott and A. R. Sweet. 2014. Second known occurrence of the early Paleocene plesiadapiform Pandemonium (Mammalia: Primates), with description of a new species. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 51:1059-1066 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 174625: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 19.11.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Bivalvia
  -
Bivalvia indet. Linnaeus 1758 clam
Broken shells
Gastropoda
  -
Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1797 snail
Broken shells
Mammalia
 Primates -
Pandemonium hibernalis n. sp. Fox et al. 2014 primate
UALVP 55528 - type (right m1-3); referred material: UALVP 55529 (isolated left m3)