Pine Creek (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Sheridan County, Nebraska (42.7° N, 102.5° W: paleocoordinates 43.2° N, 99.5° 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 18319: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002

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Taxonomic list

• this is not the same as Long Pine Creek in Cherry Co.
Mammalia
 Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae
"Merychyus medius" = Ustatochoerus medius
"Merychyus medius" = Ustatochoerus medius Leidy 1858 oreodont