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Inglis 1C (Pleistocene of the United States)

Also known as FLMNH CI019

Where: Citrus County, Florida (29.0° N, 82.7° W: paleocoordinates 29.0° N, 82.5° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Irvingtonian (1.8 - 0.3 Ma)

• said to be early Irvingtonian; sinkhole is "3.5 m deep"

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: sinkhole; yellow sandstone

• "pale yellow quartz sand"

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: bone collector

Primary reference: D. R. Ruez, Jr. 2001. Early Irvingtonian (latest Pliocene) rodents from Inglis 1C, Citrus County, Florida. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 21(1):153-171 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 20385: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002, edited by Mark Uhen, Richard Hulbert and Evangelos Vlachos

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