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Stewart Spring (Miocene of the United States)

Also known as UCMP 2027 (LACM 1104), V-5570, V-5915, V-6020
DUPLICATE REF 3234 or 3235

Where: Mineral and Esmeralda County, Nevada (38.3° N, 117.9° W: paleocoordinates 39.0° N, 114.9° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Esmeralda Formation, Barstovian (16.0 - 13.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the LACM

Primary reference: R. A. Stirton. 1940. The Nevada Miocene and Pliocene mammalian faunas as faunal units. Proceedings of the Sixth Pacific Science Congress 2:627-640 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 19088: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.02.1993, edited by Jonathan Marcot and Patricia Holroyd

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