UM BB-58 (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Uinta County, Wyoming (41.2° N, 110.5° W: paleocoordinates 45.2° N, 96.8° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Br2 mammal zone, Bridger Formation, Bridgerian (50.3 - 46.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Reposited in the UMMP

Primary reference: D. K. Anderson. 2017. Three new sciuravids (Rodentia) from the latest-early to middle Eocene of Wyoming: mosaic evolutio and the alpha taxonomy of Sciuravis nitidus. Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 32(12):245-258 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187924: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 16.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Rodentia - Sciuravidae
Sciuravus metalinguas n. sp. Anderson 2017 rodent