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Airstrip TMM 40505 (Eocene of the United States)

Also known as Valley of 10,000 Skulls

Where: Presidio County, Texas (29.9° N, 104.2° W: paleocoordinates 31.3° N, 96.7° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Capote Mountain Tuff Formation, Chadronian (37.2 - 33.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the TMM

Primary reference: M. S. Stevens and J. B. Stevens. 1996. Merycoidodontinae and Miniochoerinae. In D. R. Prothero and R. J. Emry (eds.), The Terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene Transition in North America 498-573 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Alroy] more details

PaleoDB collection 16889: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 26.07.1994

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