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Oldsmar Pit 1 (Pleistocene) (Pleistocene of the United States)

Also known as FK-9

Where: Pinellas County, Florida (27.8° N, 82.8° W: paleocoordinates 28.1° N, 80.0° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Fort Thompson Formation, Rancholabrean (0.3 - 0.0 Ma)

• said to be early Rancholabrean

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: P. F. Karrow, G. S. Morgan, R. W. Portell, E. Simons, and K. Auffenberg. 1996. Middle Pleistocene (early Rancholabrean) vertebrates and associated marine and non-marine invertebrates from Oldsmar, Pinnellas County, Florida. In K. M. Stewart, K. L. Seymour (eds.), Palaeoecology and palaeoenvironments of late Cenozoic mammals: Tributes to the career of C.S. (Rufus) Churcher 97-133 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 20440: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 19.05.2000

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