Newberry (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Alachua County, Florida (29.8° N, 82.1° W: paleocoordinates 30.1° N, 79.2° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: G. G. Simpson. 1930. Tertiary Land Mammals of Florida. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 59(3):1-64 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]more details

PaleoDB collection 18567: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 26.07.1994

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae
Rhinocerotidae indet. Gray 1821 rhinoceros
"Caenopus or Diceratherium sp."
 Perissodactyla - Tapiridae
Tapiridae indet.1 Gray 1821 tapir
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
"Anchippus texanus" = Desmatippus texanus1
"Anchippus texanus" = Desmatippus texanus1 Leidy 1868 anchitheriine horse
 Carnivora - Amphicyonidae
Daphoenodon notionastes2 Frailey 1979 bear-dog
 Ungulata - Entelodontidae
Dinohyus sp. Peterson 1905 even-toed ungulate
 Ungulata - Camelidae
Camelidae indet.1 Gray 1821 camel
small; said to be new; "cf. Blastomeryx sp."
Nothokemas waldropi1 Frailey 1978 camel
cf. Oxydactylus sp. Peterson 1904 camel
OK according to Albright 1998b