Lower Dome Spring (Site Unknown) (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Ventura County, California (34.3° N, 119.0° W: paleocoordinates 33.6° N, 114.6° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

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

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: T. S. Kelly and E. B. Lander. 1988. Biostratigraphy and Correlation of Hemingfordian and Barstovian Land Mammal Assemblages, Caliente Formation, Cuyama Valley Area, California. In W. J. M. Bazeley (ed.), Tertiary Tectonics and Sedimentation in the Cuyama Basin, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura Counties, California 1-19 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]more details

PaleoDB collection 19427: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 26.03.1995

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Taxonomic list

• either UCMP V-5824 or 5827
 Ungulata - Palaeomerycidae
"Rakomeryx raki" = Rakomeryx sinclairi
"Rakomeryx raki" = Rakomeryx sinclairi Matthew 1918 ruminant