Wright River (Miocene to of the United States)

Where: Jasper County, South Carolina (32.1° N, 81.0° W: paleocoordinates 32.3° N, 78.6° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Middle Miocene to Middle Miocene (16.0 - 5.3 Ma)

• stratigraphic unit undetermined, but possibly Coosawhatchie or Ebenezer formations

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: L. B. Albright, A. E. Sanders, R. E. Weems, D. J. Cicimurri, and J. L. Knight. 2019. Cenozoic vertebrate biostratigraphy of South Carolina, U.S.A. and additions to the fauna. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 57(2):77-236 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 206998: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 10.12.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae
Aphelops ? malacorhinus Cope 1878 rhinoceros