Below DW-2 (Paleocene of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (52.4° N, 113.8° W: paleocoordinates 58.4° N, 92.1° W)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Tiffanian mammal zone, Lacombe Member (Paskapoo Formation), Late/Upper Paleocene (58.7 - 55.8 Ma)

• 1 meter below mammal-bearing horizon of DW-2, which is considered Ti3 subzone of Tiffanian NALMA

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; sandstone

• gray sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: L. Grande, G.-Q. Li, and M. V. H. Wilson. 2000. Amia cf. pattersoni from the Paleocene Paskapoo Formation of Alberta. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 37(1):31-37 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 192127: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 11.03.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Amiiformes - Amiidae
Amia cf. pattersoni Grande and Bemis 1998 bowfin