NMMNH 299 (Eocene of the United States)

Where: New Mexico (35.2° N, 106.6° W: paleocoordinates 39.9° N, 91.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: San Jose Formation, Wasatchian (55.8 - 50.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the NMMNH

Primary reference: A. J. Lichtig and S. G. Lucas. 2015. Turtles of the lower Eocene San Jose Formation, San Juan Basin, New Mexico. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 67:161-177 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 176875: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 06.03.2016

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Kinosternoidea
Baptemys garmanii Cope 1872 mud turtle