Peterman, SE (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Monroe County, Alabama (31.2° N, 85.5° W: paleocoordinates 31.9° N, 75.2° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Tallahatta Formation, Middle Eocene (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Primary reference: J. T. Thurmond and D. E. Jones. 1981. Fossil Vertebrates of Alabama 1-244 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 83330: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 18.08.2008

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Taxonomic list

 Orectolobiformes - Ginglymostomatidae
Ginglymostoma cf. blankenhorni Stromer 1905 nurse shark
 Scombriformes - Trichiuridae
Trichiurides sp. Winkler 1874
Trichiurus sp. Linnaeus 1758