Walnut (Miocene of the United States)

Where: California (34.0° N, 117.9° W: paleocoordinates 33.1° N, 111.7° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Soledad Formation, Early/Lower Miocene (23.0 - 16.0 Ma)

• It is a matter of doubt whether these deposits which I call pro- visionally Soledad belong to the lower Miocene or to the Oligocene period.

Environment/lithology: marine; sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: D. S. Jordan. 1919. Fossil fishes from the Soledad deposits of Southern California. Leland Stanford Junior University, University Series 3-12 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186009: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 06.06.2017

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