Trainspotting (Paleocene of Canada)

Also known as Cochrane

Where: Alberta, Canada (51.1° N, 114.5° W: paleocoordinates 57.6° N, 92.3° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Paskapoo Formation, Ti1 (61.7 - 56.8 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the TMP

Primary reference: C. S. Scott. 2019. Horolodectidae: a new family of unusual eutherians (Mammalia: Theria) from the Palaeocene of Alberta, Canada. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 185(2):431-458 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 195856: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 28.08.2018

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Primates - Plesiadapidae
Plesiadapis sp. Gervais 1877 primate
cf. Plesiadapis praecursor Gingerich 1975 primate
 Tribosphenida - Phenacodontidae
Ectocion collinus Russell 1929 condylarth
 Tribosphenida - Horolodectidae
Ferrequitherium sweeti n. gen. n. sp.
Ferrequitherium sweeti n. gen. n. sp. Scott 2019 eutherian
TMP 2013.048.0075 - holotype