Bogue Chitto (Pleistocene of the United States)

Where: Dallas County, Alabama (32.4° N, 87.3° W: paleocoordinates 32.4° N, 87.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; 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 82056: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 21.07.2008

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Taxonomic list

 Rodentia - Castoridae
Castoroides sp. Foster 1838 giant beaver
 Proboscidea - Mammutidae
Mammut americanum Kerr 1792 American mastodon
 Proboscidea - Elephantidae
"Elephas columbi" = Mammuthus columbi
"Elephas columbi" = Mammuthus columbi Falconer 1857 Columbian mammoth