LACM 4510 (Oligocene of the United States)

Also known as UWBM C2642

Where: Pacific County, Washington (46.3° N, 123.8° W: paleocoordinates 46.0° N, 114.8° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Lincoln Creek Formation, Chattian (28.1 - 23.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. Mayr and J. L. Goedert. 2017. Oligocene and Miocene albatross fossils from Washington State (USA) and the evolutionary history of North Pacific Diomedeidae. The Auk 134:659-671 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 187941: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 18.08.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Polychaeta
  - Siboglinidae
Osedax sp. Rouse et al. 2004
Aves
 Procellariiformes - Diomedeidae
Diomedavus knapptonensis n. gen. n. sp.
Diomedavus knapptonensis n. gen. n. sp. Mayr and Goedert 2017 albatross
Mammalia
 Cetacea -
Mysticeti indet. Cope 1891 whale