U.S. Veterans Hospital (Pleistocene of the United States)

Also known as LACM 3757
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Where: Los Angeles County, California (34.0° N, 118.2° W: paleocoordinates 34.0° N, 117.9° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Palos Verdes Sand Formation, Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the LACM

Primary reference: A. J. D. Tennyson and A. A. Mannering. 2018. A new species of Pliocene shearwater (Aves: Procellariidae) from New Zealand. Tuhinga 29:1-19 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen]more details

PaleoDB collection 20646: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 26.03.1995, edited by Mark Uhen

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Taxonomic list

• said to be "18O substage 5e"
Chondrichthyes
 Squatiniformes - Squatinidae
 Myliobatiformes - Myliobatidae
"Myliobatus californicus" = Myliobatis2
"Myliobatus californicus" = Myliobatis2 eagle ray
 Rajiformes -
 Lamniformes - Lamnidae
Carcharodon carcharias2 Linnaeus 1758 great white shark
 Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae
"Carcharinidae indet." = Carcharhinidae2, Prionace glauca2
"Carcharinidae indet." = Carcharhinidae2 Jordan and Evermann 1896 requiem shark
Prionace glauca2 blue shark
Actinopteri
 Pleuronectiformes - Bothidae
Citharichthys sp.2 Bleeker 1862 flatfish
 Perciformes -
Damalichthys vacca2 perch-like fish
 Acanthomorphata - Sciaenidae
 Gadiformes - Merlucciidae
Reptilia
 Testudines - Panemydidae
Emydinae indet.1 Rafinesque 1815 turtle
Aves
 Anseriformes - Anatidae
Chendytes lawi2 Miller 1925 Law's diving-goose
 Gaviiformes - Gaviidae
Gavia sp.2 Forster 1788 loon
Reptilia
 Squamata -
Squamata indet.2 Oppel 1811 lizard
Mammalia
 Rodentia - Geomyidae
Thomomys sp. Wied-Neuwied 1839 pocket gopher
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 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Equus sp. Linnaeus 1758 horse
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 Carnivora - Mustelidae
Enhydra sp.2 Fleming 1822 sea otter
 Carnivora - Canidae
Canis cf. latrans Say 1823 coyote
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 Artiodactyla - Camelidae
Hemiauchenia sp. Gervais and Ameghino 1880 camel
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 Cetacea -