Ross Barnett Reservoir (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Rankin County, Mississippi (32.4° N, 90.0° W: paleocoordinates 33.0° N, 82.2° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Jackson Group, Priabonian (38.0 - 33.9 Ma)

• group-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: T. W. Reel. 1972. The Excavation and Preparation of Two Fossilized Whales. University of Southern Mississippi 1-113 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 132843: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 28.08.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Cetacea - Basilosauridae
Zygorhiza sp. True 1908 whale