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Henry's Fork (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Sweetwater County, Wyoming (41.0° N, 110.2° W: paleocoordinates 43.9° N, 99.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Bridger Formation, Middle Eocene (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Collected by O. C. Marsh in 1871; reposited in the YPM

Primary reference: O. C. Marsh. 1872. Notice of some new Tertiary and post-Tertiary birds. The American Journal of Science and Arts, series 3 4(19-24):256-262 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 81455: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 24.06.2008, edited by Matthew Carrano, Roger Benson, Philip Mannion, Terri Cleary, Evangelos Vlachos and Bethany Allen

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