Wilson Cove (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Los Angeles County, California (33.0° N, 118.6° W: paleocoordinates 32.3° N, 114.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Middle Miocene (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; medium-grained, brown sandstone

• light brown, medium-grained sandstone

Primary reference: E. D. W. Mitchell and J. H. Lipps. 1964. Miocene marine vertebtates from San Clemente Island, California. Geological Society of America Special Papers 76:214-215 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 65986: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 26.09.2006

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Paleoparadoxiidae
Paleoparadoxia sp. Reinhart 1959 desmostylian