Hemingford Quarry 24 (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Dawes County, Nebraska (42.8° N, 103.1° W: paleocoordinates 43.5° N, 99.2° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Runningwater Formation, Hemingfordian (20.4 - 16.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach. 1940. Merycochoerinae, a new subfamily of oreodonts. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 77(5):213-306 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]more details

PaleoDB collection 17946: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 19.05.2000, edited by Jonathan Marcot

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Taxonomic list

 Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae
Mediochoerus johnsoni n. sp. Schultz and Falkenbach 1941 oreodont
"From 100 yds. N. of Hemingford Quarry 24, N. and E. of Hemingford in Dawes County, Nebraska"
Merycochoerus proprius Leidy 1858 oreodont
sensu stricto