Melvin, west (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Clarke County, Mississippi (31.9° N, 88.5° W: paleocoordinates 32.4° N, 80.6° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Pachuta Member (Yazoo Formation), Priabonian (38.0 - 33.9 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. D. Uhen. 2013. A review of North American Basilosauridae. Alabama Museum of Natural History Bulletin 31(2):1-45 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 132667: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 24.08.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Dinosauria -
 Cetacea - Basilosauridae
Basilosauridae indet. Cope 1867 whale