Wally's Beach (Pleistocene of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (49.3° N, 113.1° W: paleocoordinates 49.4° N, 112.9° W)

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified, sandy lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: trace

Primary reference: P. E. McNeil. 2010. Mammoth steps: an overview of the fauna of Wally’s Beach (DhPg-8), a late Pleistocene locality from southwestern Alberta. GeoCanada 2010 – Working with the Earth [M. Uhen/J. So/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190079: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Jeankyong So on 27.11.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Equus conversidens Owen 1869 horse
 Proboscidea - Elephantidae
Mammuthus primigenius Blumenbach 1799 wooly mammoth
 Ungulata - Camelidae
Camelops hesternus Leidy 1873 camel
 Ungulata - Bovidae
Bison bison Linnaeus 1758 American bison
 Ungulata - Cervidae
Rangifer tarandus Linnaeus 1758 reindeer