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Shark River (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Monmouth County, New Jersey (40.3° N, 74.3° W: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 61.7° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Shark River Formation, Lutetian (48.6 - 40.4 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the YPM

Primary reference: C. L. Gazin. 1953. The Tillodontia: an early Tertiary order of mammals. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 121(10):1-110 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Alroy] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 16411: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002, edited by Mark Uhen

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