Marywood (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Orange County, California (33.8° N, 117.8° W: paleocoordinates 33.4° N, 115.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Yorba Member (Puente Formation), Tortonian (11.6 - 7.2 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: B. Sherzer. 2017. A possible physeteroid (Cetacea: Odontoceti) from the Yorba Member of the Puente Formation, Orange County, California. PaleoBios 34:11-12 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 184471: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 03.03.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Cetacea -
Physeteroidea indet. Gray 1868 toothed whale