Raydome locality (U-2, FMNH collection) (Eocene of the United States)

Also known as Radome

Where: Rio Blanco County, Colorado (39.6° N, 108.8° W: paleocoordinates 42.4° N, 97.8° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - large; lithified, gray shale

• "Lake Uinta"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Reposited in the FMNH

Primary reference: L. Grande. 1984. Paleontology of the Green River Formation, with a review of the fish fauna. Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Wyoming 63:1-333 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187754: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 10.08.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Insecta
 Diptera - Tipulidae
Tipulidae indet. Latreille 1802 crane fly
FMNH PE39254