Alligator mississippiensis (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Louisiana (31.4° N, 91.5° W: paleocoordinates 31.8° N, 88.6° W)

When: Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lagoonal or restricted shallow subtidal; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: F. Daudin. 1801. Histoire Naturelle, Generale et Particuliere des Reptiles. In Z. Rumei (ed.), The Chinese Fossil Reptiles and Their Kins 111 [M. Uhen/M. Smith]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190039: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Matthew Smith on 27.11.2017

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