Buda Mine ( of the United States)

Where: Alachua County, Florida (29.8° N, 82.1° W: paleocoordinates 30.1° N, 77.4° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Harrisonian (24.8 - 20.4 Ma)

Environment/lithology: sinkhole

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Reposited in the FLMNH

Collection methods: salvage, quarrying

Primary reference: D. Frailey. 1979. The large mammals of the Buda Local Fauna (Arikareean, Alachua County, Florida). Bulletin of the Florida State Museum 24(2) [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Ju]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 17764: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 26.07.1994

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Taxonomic list

• list is definitely incomplete as there are additional "small mammals"
 Rodentia -
Texomys sp.1 Slaughter 1981 rodent
Geomyoidea indet.3 Bonaparte 1845 rodent
 Rodentia - Eomyidae
Eomyidae indet.6 Winge 1887 rodent
 Rodentia - Heteromyidae
Harrymys cf. magnus2 Wood 1932 rodent
 Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae
Parvericius sp.2 Koerner 1940 hedgehog
 Lipotyphla - Geolabididae
Centetodon magnus5 Clark 1936 placental
 Perissodactyla - Chalicotheriidae
Moropus cf. oregonensis4 Leidy 1873 chalicothere
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Anchitheriinae indet. Leidy 1869 anchitheriine horse
 Carnivora - Amphicyonidae
Daphoenodon notionastes n. sp. Frailey 1979 bear-dog
 Carnivora - Mustelidae
Mustelidae indet. Fischer 1817 mustelid carnivore
 Carnivora - Canidae
Cormocyon cf. copei7 Wang and Tedford 1992 bone-crushing dog
Phlaocyon achoros3 Frailey 1979 bone-crushing dog
Cynarctoides lemur7 Cope 1879 bone-crushing dog
NOT "C. sp." in original list, which is P. achoros
 Carnivora - Nimravidae
Nimravidae indet. Cope 1880 false sabre-tooth
 Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae
Phenacocoelinae indet. Schultz and Falkenbach 1950 oreodont
 Ungulata - Tayassuidae
Tayassuinae indet.3 Palmer 1897 peccary
 Ungulata - Camelidae
Nothokemas sp.5 White 1947 camel
 Ungulata - Hypertragulidae
Nanotragulus loomisi Lull 1922 ruminant