Niscavit Farm (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Grimes County, Texas (30.3° N, 95.7° W: paleocoordinates 30.8° N, 92.9° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Fleming 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 18649: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002

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Taxonomic list

• "upper one third of the Fleming section," i.e., above the Moulton Sandstone
Mammalia
 Carnivora - Canidae
Tomarctus brevirostris Cope 1873 bone-crushing dog