Pine Isle (McGee property) (Miocene of the United States)

Where: San Jacinto County, Texas (30.7° N, 95.1° W: paleocoordinates 31.2° N, 92.0° W)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Fleming Formation, Barstovian (16.0 - 13.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: surface (float), sieve,

Primary reference: J. A. Holman. 1966. A small Miocene herpetofauna from Texas. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 29(4):267-275 [J. Head/J. Head]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 140202: authorized by Jason Head, entered by Jason Head on 05.03.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Salientia - Ranidae
Rana (cf. Rana) pipiens Schreber 1782 Northern leopard frog
 Salientia - Hylidae
Hyla miocenica n. sp. Holman 1966 tree frog
 Caudata - Urodela
Notophthalmus slaughteri n. sp. Holman 1966 newt
Siren indet. Linnaeus 1766 siren
Reptilia
 Crocodylia - Alligatoridae
Alligator indet. Daudin 1809 alligator
 Squamata - Viperidae
Viperidae indet. Oppel 1811 viper
 Squamata - Colubridae
Colubridae indet. Oppel 1811 colubrid snake
 Squamata - Scincidae
Eumeces indet. Wiegmann 1834 skink