Deer Harbor, Four Winds Camp (Pleistocene of the United States)

Where: Washington (48.6° N, 123.0° W: paleocoordinates 48.6° N, 123.0° W)

When: Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; peat

Size class: macrofossils

• Fragmentary cranium and some associated postcranial elements

Preservation: original phosphate

Primary reference: M. Wilson, S. Kenady and R. Schalk. 2009. Late Pleistocene Bison antiquus from Orcas Island, Washington, and the biogeographic importance of an early postglacial land mammal dispersal corridor from the mainland to Vancouver Island. Quaternary Research 71(1):49-61 [M. Uhen/A. Henshaw]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 188795: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Alexandra Henshaw on 18.09.2017

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Ungulata - Bovidae
Bison antiquus Leidy 1852 bison