Goodrich Site 1 (Miocene of the United States)

Also known as Smith Ranch; TMM 31183

Where: Polk County, Texas (30.7° N, 94.7° W: paleocoordinates 31.1° N, 91.8° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Fleming Formation, Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the TMM

Primary reference: C. J. Hesse. 1943. A Preliminary Report on the Miocene Vertebrate Faunas of Southeast Texas. Transactions of the Texas Academy of Sciences 26:157-179 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]more details

PaleoDB collection 18628: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 27.09.1993

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Taxonomic list

• "99 catalogued specimens"
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Hipparionini indet.2 Quinn 1955 hipparionine horse
Protohippus perditus3 Leidy 1858 horse
Calippus proplacidus3 Osborn 1918 horse
"Merychippus ?francisi?"
 Carnivora - Canidae
Aelurodon ferox5 Leidy 1858 bone-crushing dog
 Ungulata - Camelidae
Aepycamelus sp.1 Macdonald 1956 camel
 Ungulata - Protoceratidae
Prosynthetoceras francisi4 Frick 1937 protoceratid
"P. sp.?"
 Ungulata - Moschidae
"Longirostromeryx blicki" = Longirostromeryx wellsi4
"Longirostromeryx blicki" = Longirostromeryx wellsi4 Matthew 1904 musk deer
probably = "Blastomeryx sp."