Ocoya Creek, Oil City, Barker's Ranch (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Kern County, California (35.4° N, 119.0° W: paleocoordinates 35.3° N, 114.1° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: D. S. Jordan and J. Z. Gilbert. 1919. Fossil Fishes of the Miocene (Monterey) Formations. Leland Stanford Junior University Publications, University Series 13-60 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186025: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 06.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Carchariniformes - Hemigaleidae
Hemipristis heteropleurus Agassiz 1844 ground shark