Bergner Gravel Pit (Pleistocene of the United States)

Also known as SDSM V-8420

Where: Brule County, South Dakota (43.8° N, 99.2° W: paleocoordinates 43.8° N, 99.0° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Irvingtonian (1.8 - 0.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Reposited in the SDSM

Primary reference: J. D. Pinsof. 1985. Dakoterra 2(2) [J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

PaleoDB collection 20158: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 18.02.1993

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Equus cf. giganteus Gidley 1901 horse
Equus calobatus Troxell 1915 horse
 Carnivora - Felidae
Felidae indet. Gray 1821 cat
 Xenarthra - Megalonychidae
Megalonyx wheatleyi Cope 1871 edentate
specimen not seen by Pinsof
 Proboscidea - Elephantidae
Mammuthus sp. Brookes 1828 mammoth
 Ungulata - Camelidae
Camelini indet. Gray 1821 camel
Titanotylopus sp. Barbour and Schultz 1934 camel
probably OK as Pinsof recognizes Gigantocamelus
Camelops sp. Leidy 1854 camel
 Ungulata - Cervidae
Cervidae indet. Gray 1821 deer