AMNH Rosebud 27 ( of the United States)

Where: Shannon County, South Dakota (43.3° N, 102.5° W: paleocoordinates 44.1° N, 97.4° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Rosebud Formation, Harrisonian (24.8 - 20.4 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the AMNH

Primary reference: J. R. Macdonald. 1970. Review of the Miocene Wounded Knee faunas of southwestern South Dakota. Bulletin of the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History, Science 8:165-82 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/C. Bell]more details

PaleoDB collection 17754: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 19.02.1993

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Taxonomic list

 Lagomorpha - Leporidae
Archaeolagus primigenius n. sp. Matthew 1907 rabbit
see Matthew 1907;
 Carnivora - Mustelidae
Promartes lepidus Matthew 1907 mustelid carnivore
 Ungulata - Merycoidodontidae
Merychyus minimus Peterson 1907 oreodont