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Farmingdale (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Monmouth County, New Jersey (40.3° N, 74.3° W: paleocoordinates 40.5° N, 70.3° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Asbury Park Member (Kirkwood Formation), Early/Lower Hemingfordian (20.4 - 16.0 Ma)

• said to be early Hemingfordian

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: R. H. Tedford and M. E. Hunter. 1984. Miocene marine-nonmarine correlations, Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plains, North America. Palaeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 47:129-151 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 17910: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 27.09.1993, edited by Mark Uhen

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