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Skull Ridge (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Santa Fe County, New Mexico (35.5° N, 106.2° W: paleocoordinates 36.1° N, 103.1° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Skull Ridge Member (Tesuque Formation), Early/Lower Barstovian (16.0 - 13.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the AMNH

Primary reference: R. H. Tedford. 1981. Mammalian biochronology of the late Cenozoic basins of New Mexico. Geological Society America Bulletin 92 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Ju] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 19547: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 27.09.1993, edited by Jonathan Marcot

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