West of Joder (Orella) (Oligocene of the United States)

Where: Sioux County, Nebraska (42.4° N, 103.8° W: paleocoordinates 43.6° N, 95.7° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Orella Member (Brule Formation), Orellan (33.9 - 33.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: C. B. Schultz and C. H. Falkenbach. 1956. Miniochoerinae and Oreonetinae two new subfamilies of oreodonts. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 109(4):373-482 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Marcot]more details

PaleoDB collection 17299: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002

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Taxonomic list

• possibly equivalent to UNSM Sx-17
 Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae
Miniochoerus starkensis Schultz and Falkenbach 1956 oreodont
implicitly "Zone B"; includes "M. helprini" type, implicitly "Zone B"; "W. of Joder, 'Toadstool Park' area"; "Platyochoerus heartensis" from "Joder area" implicitly "Zone B"; and "Stenopsochoerus joderensis" type, "Zone B" W of Joder at Toadstool Park