Tonque (C8) (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Santa Fe County, New Mexico (35.5° N, 106.2° W: paleocoordinates 37.4° N, 97.4° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: upper Member (Galisteo Formation), Duchesnean (40.4 - 37.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: S. G. Lucas. 1982. Vertebrate paleontology, stratigraphy, and biostratigraphy of Eocene Galisteo Formation, north-central New Mexico. New Mex Bur Mines & Mineral Resources, Circular 186:1-34 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 16867: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 21.09.1998

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Taxonomic list

 Creodonta - Hyainailouridae
Hemipsalodon grandis Cope 1885 creodont