UCMP locality V99042 (Paleocene of the United States)

Where: Kern County County, California (35.5° N, 117.8° W: paleocoordinates 42.8° N, 100.7° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Goler Formation, Tiffanian (61.7 - 56.8 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coarse channel fill; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the UCMP

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: J. H. Hutchison. 2004. A new eubaenine, Goleremys mckennai, gen. et. sp. n., (Baenidae: Testudines) from the Paleocene of California. Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History 36:91-96 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 139917: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 21.02.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Baenidae
Goleremys mckennai n. gen. n. sp.
Goleremys mckennai n. gen. n. sp. Hutchison 2004 turtle
UCMP 179519