Bromley Ranch (Miocene of the United States)

Also known as UCMP V-312

Where: Donley County, Texas (35.0° N, 100.8° W: paleocoordinates 35.5° N, 98.3° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Clarendonian (13.6 - 10.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Reposited in the UCMP

Primary reference: G. E. Schultz. 1990. Stop 14: The Clarendonian faunas of the Texas and Oklahoma panhandles. In T. C. Gustavson (ed.), Tertiary and Quaternary stratigraphy and vertebrate paleontology of parts of northwestern Texas and eastern New Mexico; Guidebook - Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin 83-93 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 18074: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 05.08.1992

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Taxonomic list

 Carnivora - Mustelidae
Mustelidae indet. Fischer 1817 mustelid carnivore
 Carnivora - Canidae
Aelurodon taxoides Hatcher 1894 bone-crushing dog
 Proboscidea - Mammutidae
Gomphotherium obscurum Leidy 1869 mastodon
 Ungulata - Protoceratidae
Synthetoceras tricornatus n. sp. Stirton 1932 protoceratid
see Stirton 1932, Patton and Taylor 1971