DMNH locality 304, "Site B" (Eocene of the United States)

Also known as - plausibly same site as PBDB collection 153589

Where: Rio Blanco County, Colorado (39.7° N, 108.0° W: paleocoordinates 42.4° N, 97.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Parachute Creek Member (Green River Formation), Uintan (46.2 - 40.4 Ma)

• 153589

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - large; lithology not reported

• "Lake Uinta"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Reposited in the DMNH

• Locality is reported to have produced abundant fossils of plants and arthropods (Dayvault and others, 1995)

Primary reference: J. D. Gardner. 1999. Comments on amphibians from the Green River Formation, with a description of a fossil tadpole. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 99-1:455-463 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186918: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 07.07.2017

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Salientia -
Anura indet. frog
"metamorphosed frog", DMNH 15013