Red Bluff Wash (Eocene of the United States)

Also known as Red Wash

Where: Uintah County, Utah (40.2° N, 109.3° W: paleocoordinates 42.9° N, 98.3° 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 185696: 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 3272
 Testudines - Pangeoemydidae
"Echmatemys douglassi n. sp." = Echmatemys lativertebralis, "Echmatemys uintensis" = Echmatemys wyomingensis
"Echmatemys douglassi n. sp." = Echmatemys lativertebralis Cope 1877 turtle
CM 3244
"Echmatemys uintensis" = Echmatemys wyomingensis Leidy 1869 turtle
CM 3270