UM FB-8 (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Lincoln County, Wyoming (41.8° N, 110.7° W: paleocoordinates 46.9° N, 94.4° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Wa6 zone, Wasatch Formation, Wasatchian (55.8 - 50.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. F. Gunnell, J.-P. Zonneveld, and W. S. Bartels. 2016. Stratigraphy, mammalian paleontology, paleoecology, and age correlation of the Wasatch Formation, Fossil Butte National Monument, Wyoming . Journal of Paleontology 90(5):981-1011 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186936: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 08.07.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Primates - Notharctidae
Copelemur australotutus Beard 1988 primate
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Equidae indet. Gray 1821 horse
Protorohippus venticolum Cope 1881 horse
 Ferae - Viverravidae
Viverravus sp. Marsh 1872 placental
 Insectivora - Apatemyidae
"Apatemys cf. whitakeri" = Apatemys bellulus
"Apatemys cf. whitakeri" = Apatemys bellulus Marsh 1872 insectivoran