Walsenburg (Pleistocene of the United States)

Where: Huerfano County, Colorado (37.6° N, 104.8° W: paleocoordinates 37.7° N, 104.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

• from "a residual patch of Pleistocene deposit"

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by E. A. Lidle

Primary reference: T. D. A. Cockerell. 1909. A fossil ground-sloth in Colorado. University of Colorado Studies 6(4):309 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 93137: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 05.01.2010

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Xenarthra - Mylodontidae
"Glossotherium harlani" = Paramylodon harlani
"Glossotherium harlani" = Paramylodon harlani Owen 1840 Harlan's ground sloth