SR, Fox Creek ( of the United States)

Also known as DUPLICATE REF 2534 or 2535 or 2536

Where: Teton County, Wyoming (43.9° N, 110.8° W: paleocoordinates 45.0° N, 105.0° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: near Unit 1 Member (Colter Formation), Arikareean (30.8 - 20.4 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: M. C. McKenna. 1972. Vertebrate paleontology of the Togwotee Pass area, northwestern Wyoming. In R. M. West (ed.), Field Conference on Tertiary Biostratigraphy of Southern and Western Wyoming, August 5-10, 1972 80-101 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 17696: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.02.1993, edited by Matthew Carrano

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Rodentia - Aplodontidae
Aplodontidae indet. Brandt 1855 mountain beaver
"unnamed... cf. Meniscomys and Niglarodon"; also mentioned by Rensberger 1981
Meniscomys sp. Cope 1878 mountain beaver
 Rodentia - Allomyidae
Allomys cristabrevis Barnosky 1986 rodent
 Lagomorpha - Leporidae
Archaeolagus emeraldensis Barnosky 1986 rabbit
 Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae
"Merycochoerus superbus" = Promerycochoerus superbus
"Merycochoerus superbus" = Promerycochoerus superbus Leidy 1870 oreodont