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Tiger Bay Mine (Neogene of the United States)

Where: Polk County, Florida (27.9° N, 81.8° W: paleocoordinates 28.1° N, 80.1° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Bone Valley Member (Peace River Formation), Late/Upper Hemphillian (10.3 - 4.9 Ma)

• upper beds

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. D. Webb. 1981. Kyptoceras amatorum, New Genus and Species from the Pliocene of Florida, the Last Protoceratid Artiodactyl. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 1(3-4):357-365 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Ju] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 18599: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.02.1993, edited by Richard Hulbert and Evangelos Vlachos

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