LGO (Pleistocene of the United States)

Where: Massachusetts (41.7° N, 66.1° W: paleocoordinates 41.7° N, 66.0° W)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: dredged

Primary reference: F. C. Whitmore, K. O. Emery, H. B. S. Cooke and D. J. P. Swift. 1967. Elephant Teeth from the Atlantic Continental Shelf. Science 156(3781):1477-1481 [M. Uhen/M. Shalap/M. Shalap]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 108274: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 27.04.2011

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Taxonomic list

 Proboscidea - Mammutidae
Mammut americanum Kerr 1792 American mastodon