Pebble Creek Drainage (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Dawes County, Nebraska (42.8° N, 103.1° W: paleocoordinates 43.4° N, 100.1° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach. 1941. Ticholeptinae, a new subfamily of oreodonts. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 79(1):1-105 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]more details

PaleoDB collection 18311: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002

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Taxonomic list

• not clear if this is the same as Pebble Creek sensu stricto; all specimens from both "localities" were collected by Galusha in 1938
Mammalia
 Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae
"Merychyus medius" = Ustatochoerus medius
"Merychyus medius" = Ustatochoerus medius Leidy 1858 oreodont