Warren (Pleistocene of the United States)

Where: Warren County, Mississippi (32.3° N, 90.9° W: paleocoordinates 32.3° N, 90.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

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

Environment/lithology: marine; poorly lithified, muddy, sandy mudstone

• These bones lay In a deep gully running alongside his house.

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. Knox and S. Pitts. 1984. Excavation of a mastodon at Vicksburg, Mississippi. 4(4):1-10 [M. Uhen/A. Saeed]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 163685: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Ahmed Saeed on 06.11.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Proboscidea - Mammutidae
Mammut americanum Kerr 1792 American mastodon