Schooff Property (Miocene of the United States)

Where: New Kent County, Virginia (37.6° N, 77.1° W: paleocoordinates 37.7° N, 75.7° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Cobham Bay Member (Eastover Formation), Messinian (7.2 - 5.3 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

• shell bed

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: B. L. Beatty and A. C. Dooley. 2013. The first terrestrial mammal from the Late Miocene Eastover Formation of Virginia. Jeffersoniana 29:1-6 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 141245: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 22.03.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae
Gomphotheriidae indet. Hay 1922 gomphothere