Near Well No. 2 "Uinta B" (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Uintah County, Utah (40.4° N, 109.6° W: paleocoordinates 43.2° N, 98.6° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Uinta Formation, Uintan (46.2 - 40.4 Ma)

• Horizon B = Uinta B

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. W. Gilmore. 1915. The fossil turtles of the Uinta Formation. Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum 7(2):101-161 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 185688: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 09.05.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Trionychidae
"Amyda scutumantiquum" = Oliveremys uintaensis
"Amyda scutumantiquum" = Oliveremys uintaensis Cope 1873 softshell turtle
CM 3330
 Testudines - Baenidae
"Baena emiliae" = Baena arenosa, Baena platyplastra n. sp.
"Baena emiliae" = Baena arenosa Leidy 1870 turtle
CM 3253
Baena platyplastra n. sp. Gilmore 1915 turtle
CM 3227
 Testudines - Pangeoemydidae
"Echmatemys uintensis" = Echmatemys wyomingensis Leidy 1869 turtle
CM 2158
Echmatemys callopyge Hay 1908 turtle
CM 2157