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Rattlesnake (Neogene of the United States)

Also known as SDSM V-832; UC 3045, 3058, 3060

Where: Grant County, Oregon (44.5° N, 119.3° W: paleocoordinates 44.4° N, 116.6° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Hemphillian (10.3 - 4.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the SDSM

Primary reference: J. C. Merriam, C. Stock, and C. L. Moody. 1925. The Pliocene Rattlesnake Formation and fauna of eastern Oregon, with notes on the geology of the Rattlesnake and Mascall deposits. Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication 347(3):43-92 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 19015: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 27.09.1993, edited by Jonathan Marcot and Evangelos Vlachos

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