Independence (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Washington County, Texas (30.1° N, 96.1° W: paleocoordinates 30.6° N, 93.3° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: base of Moulton Member (Oakville Formation), Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

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 18638: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 27.09.1993

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Taxonomic list

• collection of Leidy
Mammalia
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Equini indet. Quinn 1955 horse
Hypohippus cf. affinis Leidy 1858 anchitheriine horse
"Anchitherium australis" = Kalobatippus australis Leidy 1873 anchitheriine horse