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Mixson's Bone Bed (Neogene of the United States)

Where: Levy County, Florida (29.4° N, 82.6° W: paleocoordinates 29.6° N, 80.9° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Alachua Formation, Hemphillian (10.3 - 4.9 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Primary reference: G. G. Simpson. 1930. Tertiary Land Mammals of Florida. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 59(3):1-64 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 18563: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002, edited by Richard Hulbert

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