Lighthill Locality (Miocene of the United States)

Also known as UCMP V-3681
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Where: Cherry County, Nebraska (42.8° N, 100.8° W: paleocoordinates 43.3° N, 98.2° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Burge Member (Valentine Formation), Clarendonian (13.6 - 10.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the UCMP

Primary reference: S. D. Webb. 1969. The Burge and Minnechaduza Clarendonian Mammalian Faunas of North-Central Nebraska. University of California Publications in Geological Sciences 78:1-191 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]more details

PaleoDB collection 18230: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 05.08.1992, edited by Jonathan Marcot

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Hypohippus affinis Leidy 1858 anchitheriine horse
 Carnivora - Amphicyonidae
Ischyrocyon gidleyi Matthew 1902 bear-dog
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 Carnivora - Canidae
Borophaginae indet. Simpson 1945 bone-crushing dog
Aelurodon cf. taxoides Hatcher 1894 bone-crushing dog
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 Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae
Gomphotherium sp. Burmeister 1837 gomphothere
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