Haro Strait (Pleistocene of Canada)

Where: British Columbia, Canada (48.6° N, 123.4° W: paleocoordinates 48.5° N, 123.4° W)

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

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; unlithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. Steffen and C. Harington. 2010. Giant short-face bear (Arctodus simus) from late Wisconsinan deposits at Cowichan Head, Vancouver Island,British Columbria. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 47(8):1029-1036 [M. Uhen/E. Velasquez ]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 189001: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Erin Velasquez on 25.09.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Carnivora - Ursidae
Arctodus simus Cope 1879 giant short-faced bear