DMNH locality 2559 (Paleocene of the United States)

Where: Colorado (39.5° N, 104.7° W: paleocoordinates 45.7° N, 82.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Denver Formation, Puercan (66.0 - 63.3 Ma)

• Denver Formation (D1 sequence)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the DMNH

Primary reference: J. H. Hutchison and P. A. Holroyd. 2003. Late Cretaceous and early Paleocene turtles of the Denver Basin, Colorado. Rocky Mountain Geology 38(1):121-142 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 176862: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 05.03.2016

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Baenidae
Plesiobaena cf. antiqua Lambe 1902 turtle