Also known as Lewis Ranch Quarry; Locality A of Grande and Buchheim
Where: Lincoln County, Wyoming (41.8° N, 110.8° W: paleocoordinates 46.9° N, 94.5° W)
• coordinate stated in text
• small collection-level geographic resolution
When: Fossil Butte Member (Green River Formation), Wasatchian (55.8 - 50.3 Ma)
• "late early Eocene"
•"approximately 10 m above the strata sampled at site A-1, and approximately 3 m above the 'K-spar' tuff layer"
• bed-level stratigraphic resolution
Environment/lithology: lacustrine - large; lithology not reported
Size class: macrofossils
Collected by T. R. Finger in 1993, 1995
Collection methods: quarrying,
Primary reference: T. R. Finger. 1998. A comparison of fish community structure along several paleoenvironments of Eocene Fossil Lake, Wyoming: a preliminary report. National Park Service Paleontological Research Vol. 3 Technical Report NPS/NRGRD/GRDTR-98/1 81-83 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details
Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis
PaleoDB collection 74616: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 16.08.2007
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