UMMP SC-271 (Paleocene of the United States)

Where: Park County, Wyoming (44.9° N, 108.9° W: paleocoordinates 50.8° N, 88.4° W)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Ti-5a mammal zone, Fort Union Formation, Tiffanian (61.7 - 56.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the UMMP

Primary reference: R. Secord. 2008. The Tiffanian Land-Mammal Age (middle and late Paleocene) in the northern Bighorn Basin, Wyoming. University of Michigan Papers on Paleontology 35:1-192 [K. Beard/K. Beard]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190441: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 07.12.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Cimolesta - Cyriacotheriidae
Cyriacotherium argyreum Rose and Krause 1982 pantodont
 Ferae - Viverravidae
Viverravus schaffi Gingerich and Winkler 1985 placental
 Ungulata - Phenacodontidae
Phenacodus vortmani Cope 1880 condylarth
Phenacodus grangeri Simpson 1935 condylarth
 Multituberculata -
Neoliotomus conventus Jepsen 1930 multituberculate