Barranca San Agustin (Pleistocene of Mexico)

Where: Hidalgo, Mexico (20.0° N, 98.6° W: paleocoordinates 20.0° N, 98.6° W)

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

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: V.M. Bravo-Cuevas, F. Rivals, and J. Presto-Vargas. 2017. Paleoecology (C13 and O18 stable isotopes analysis) of a mammalian assemblage from the Late Pleistocene of Hidalgo, central Mexico and implications for a better understanding of environmental conditions in temperate North America (18 degrees - 36 degrees N Lat.). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 485:632-643 [M. Uhen/E. Velasquez ]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 190116: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Erin Velasquez on 28.11.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Equus conversidens Owen 1869 horse
 Proboscidea - Mammutidae
Mammut americanum Kerr 1792 American mastodon
 Proboscidea - Elephantidae
Mammuthus columbi Falconer 1857 Columbian mammoth
 Ungulata - Camelidae
Hemiauchenia gracilis Meachen 2005 camel
 Ungulata - Bovidae
Bison sp. Hamilton-Smith 1827 bison
 Ungulata - Cervidae
 Ungulata - Antilocapridae
Capromeryx minor Taylor 1911 pronghorn