Russell Pit (Neogene of Canada)

Where: Alberta, Canada (51.5° N, 112.3° W: paleocoordinates 51.9° N, 110.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Late/Upper Hemphillian (10.3 - 4.9 Ma)

• said to be late Hemphillian

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Primary reference: J. A. Burns and R. R. Young. 1988. Occasional Papers of the Tyrell Museum of Paleotology 9 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

PaleoDB collection 18780: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 26.03.1995

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae
Teleoceras sp. Hatcher 1894 rhinoceros
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Equidae indet. Gray 1821 horse