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Calf Creek (Eocene of Canada)

Also known as SMNH Locality 6; SMNH 72F10-0001; ROM V-37-44; NMC Localities 115 and 117; Bone Coulee; "Cypress Hills" in part; Hunter Quarry

Where: Saskatchewan, Canada (49.6° N, 109.9° W: paleocoordinates 51.3° N, 100.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Cypress Hills Formation, Chadronian (37.2 - 33.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the NMC

Primary reference: J. E. Storer. 1996. Eocene-Oligocene faunas of the Cypress Hills Formation, Saskatchewan. In D. R. Prothero and R. J. Emry (eds.), The Terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene Transition in North America 240-261 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 16919: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.02.1993, edited by Robin Whatley, Jonathan Marcot, Patricia Holroyd and Evangelos Vlachos

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