Elephant Rock, SE of (Oligocene of the United States)

Where: Lincoln County, Oregon (44.5° N, 124.1° W: paleocoordinates 44.2° N, 115.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Yaquina Formation, Chattian (28.1 - 23.0 Ma)

• Zemorrian

Environment/lithology: marine; siltstone

• coarse grit

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original phosphate

Primary reference: D. P. Domning, C. E. Ray, and M. C. McKenna. 1986. Two new Oligocene desmostylians and a discussion of Tethytherian systematics. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 59:1-56 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 58892: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 28.02.2006

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla -
"Behemotops emlongi n. sp." = Seuku emlongi
"Behemotops emlongi n. sp." = Seuku emlongi Domning et al. 1986 desmostylian