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Laguna Riviera Quarry (Eocene of the United States)

Also known as LACM 68102, UCMP V-6839, RV-6830

Where: San Diego County, California (33.2° N, 117.3° W: paleocoordinates 33.4° N, 104.1° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Santiago Formation, Uintan (46.2 - 40.4 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the LACM

Primary reference: D. J. Golz and J. A. Lillegraven. 1977. Summary of known occurrences of terrestrial vertebrates from Eocene strata of southern California. Contributions to Geology, University of Wyoming 15(1):43-65 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 16590: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 30.04.1994, edited by Patricia Holroyd

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