Elk River 1 (Pleistocene of the United States)

Also known as UCMP V99874

Where: Curry County, Oregon (42.8° N, 124.5° W: paleocoordinates 42.8° N, 124.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Port Orford Formation, Middle Pleistocene (0.8 - 0.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: coastal; blue, argillaceous siltstone

• blue argillaceous siltstone

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the UCMP

Primary reference: A. W. Poust and R. W. Boessenecker. 2017. Mandibles of the sea lion Proterozetes ulysses from the middle Pleistocene Port Orford Formation of Oregon. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 37(3):e1317637 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186604: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 27.06.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Carnivora - Otariidae
Proterozetes ulysses Barnes et al. 2006 eared seal