Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Flint Hill North (Miocene of the United States)

Also known as SDSM V-511; UCMP V-3417

Where: Bennett County, South Dakota (43.1° N, 101.9° W: paleocoordinates 43.8° N, 97.9° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Batesland Formation, Hemingfordian (20.4 - 16.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by R. A. Stirton in 1934; reposited in the SDSM

Primary reference: J. C. Harksen and J. R. Macdonald. 1967. Miocene Batesland Formation named in southwestern South Dakota. South Dakota Geological Survey Report of Investigations 96:1-10 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 17912: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.02.1993, edited by Richard Hulbert and Jonathan Marcot

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)