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Rodents of the Bridgerian (middle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon local fauna of eastern Nevada

Rodents of the Bridgerian (middle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon local fauna of eastern Nevada

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rodents, Fossil -- Nevada -- Elderberry Canyon,
  • Paleontology -- Eocene,
  • Paleontology -- Nevada -- Elderberry Canyon

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert J. Emry and William W. Korth
    SeriesSmithsonian contributions to paleobiology -- no. 67, Smithsonian contributions to paleobiology -- no. 67
    ContributionsKorth, William W
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationiii, 14 p.
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14696896M

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Rodents of the Bridgerian (middle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon local fauna of eastern Nevada Download PDF EPUB FB2

The fauna as a whole, and the rodents in particular, share the greatest homotaxial similarity with early Bridgerian (early middle Eocene) faunas elsewhere, allowing a confident early Bridgerian age assignment for the Elderberry Canyon Local Fauna.

Rodents of the Bridgerian (middle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon local fauna of eastern Nevada. [Robert J Emry; William W Korth] -- The Elderberry Canyon Local Fauna, presently represented by more than 40 vertebrate taxa, including at least 30 mammals, occurs in carbonate rocks assigned to the Sheep Pass Formation, near Ely.

The diversity of Bridgerian rodents from Fossil Basin is impressive. Species of Leptotomus, Paramys, Thisbemys, Microparamys, Sciuravus, Mysops, and Pauromys demonstrate that a wide range of adaptations of environments was exploited by the rodents.

Mammals of the Bridgerian (middle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon Local Fauna of eastern Nevada Author(s) Robert J. Emry. A PDF is a digital representation of the print book, so while it can be loaded into most e-reader programs, it doesn't allow for Rodents of the Bridgerian book text or advanced, interactive functionality.

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Emry, Korth, Rodents of the Bridgerian (M iddle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon Local Fauna of Eastern Nevada, (1 ), Emry, Thorington, Descriptive and Comparative of the Oldest Fossil Squirrel,Protosciurus.

PDF | On Mar 3,G.F. Gunnell and others published Biostratigraphy and biochronology of the latest Wasatchian, Bridgerian, and Uintan North American Land Mammal "Ages" | Find, read and cite. Top 10 literary rodents. From Stuart Little to the beloved Ratty, author Kate DiCamillo picks 10 of the best rodents she has known and loved in children's books.

eocene mammals from the akasaki and nakakoshiki formations, western kyushu, japan: preliminary work and correlation with asian land mammal ages Article (PDF Available) Rodents of the Bridgerian book with Reads.

Rodents of the Bridgerian (middle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon local fauna of eastern Nevada. The Bridgerian is preceded by the Wasatchian and followed by the Uintan NALMA stages. Substages. The Bridgerian is considered to contain the following substages: Twinbuttean: Lower boundary source of the base of the Bridgerian (approximate).

Lutetian which is contained within the Middle Eocene sharing the lower boundary. Emry, R.J. Mammals of the Bridgerian (middle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon Local Fauna of eastern Nevada. In: T. Bown and K. Rose (Eds.), Daum of the Age of Mammals in the Northern Part of the Rocky Mountain Interior, North America.

Geological Society of America Special Paperpp. – Geological Society of America, Boulder Cited by: Korth, William W. Earliest Tertiary evolution and radiation of rodents in North America / William W. Korth Carnegie Museum of Natural History Pittsburgh.

With a skull about 1 meter ( ft) long, and standing some metres ( ft) tall at the shoulder, with a weight estimated to be around 2, kilograms (5, lb), Eobasilius was the largest looked much like the related Uintatherium, it had three pairs of blunt horns on its skull, possibly covered with skin like the ossicones of a : †Uintatheriidae.

The second part reviews almost all the important terrestrial reptiles and mammals found near the Eocene-Oligocene boundary in the White River chronofauna, from the turtles, snakes and lizards to the common rodents, carnivores, artiodactyls, and Range: £ - £ Erlianomys from AS-1 is a primitive myodont rodent and it is more primitive than Palasiomys and Pappocricetodon (Tong,Tong, ) from the Middle Eocene Liguanqiao and Yuanqu basins, and Elymys (Emry and Korth,Emry, ) from the early Bridgerian (early Middle Eocene) Sheep Pass Formation near Ely, Nevada, North America (Table 2 Cited by: 7.

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Google Scholar Cited by: Turnbull, W. The Washakie Formation of Bridgerian-Uintan ages, and the related faunas, pp. In West, R. M., ed., Guidebook for Field Con- ference on Tertiary Biostratigraphy of Southern and Western Wyoming.

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and Emry, Robert J. These fossils included the first Bridgerian fossil taxa, Omomys carteri; and the skull discovered by Robinson, which was described as Palaeosyops paludosus.

Another researcher responsible for sending off specimens was Dr. Joseph K. Corson, a close friend of Leidy's who hosted him and his family on two three to Fort Bridger in, and Country: United States.

Robert Sullivan turns the lowly rat into the star of the most perversely intriguing, remarkable, and unexpectedly elegant book of the season. Thoreau went to Walden Pond to live simply in the wild and contemplate his own place in the world by observing nature. Fossil mammals from the Bridger Formation have been the subject of numerous studies and large collections from this formation have been made since before the 20th Century (Matthew,Woodburne, ).In contrast to the preceding Bridgerian NALMA, the Uintan NALMA is characterized by the first appearance of selenodont cetartiodactyls and cursorial rhinocerotoids, an increase in rodent Cited by: Book Reviews: Vertebrate Microfossil Assemblages, by Julia Sankey and Sven Baszio (editors) Holbrook, Luke Book Reviews: The Rise of Horses, by Jens Lorenz Franzen Holbrook, Luke T.; and Lapergola, Joshua A new genus of perissodactyl (Mammalia) from the Bridgerian of Wyoming, with comments on basal perissodactyl phylogeny Selected Publications from the Department.

Miyata, K. and Deméré, T.A. New Material of a ‘Short-Faced’ Trogosus (Mammalia, Tillodontia) from the Delmar Formation (Bridgerian), San Diego County, California, l of Vertebrate Paleontology e The book references its own existence, breaks the fourth wall, and is thick with parable.

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Paramys is one of the first genera of rodents to occur in North America and is known from specimens that are among the oldest for fossil rodents worldwide. These exceptionally preserved endocasts shed light on the earliest stages of rodent brain evolution and permit detailed comparisons with later occurring rodents [ 6 ], as well as other Palaeocene and Eocene euarchontoglirans [ 7 – 12 ].Cited by: We describe and analyze the postcranial skeleton of Wasatchian rodents based on more than 30 new skeletal associations representing at least four genera and six species, all but one species attributed to Paramyidae.

The limb skeleton of Wasatchian paramyids is relatively homogeneous across species and similar to that of extant sciurids. It shows a combination of arboreal and terrestrial Cited by: Mammals of the Bridgerian (middle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon Local Fauna of eastern Nevada.

[In Dawn of the Age of Mammals in the Northern Part of the Rocky Mountain Interior, North America, ed. Bown, T. and Rose, K. D.] Geological Society of America Special Paper,–Cited by: 2. The Terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene Transition in North America by Donald R.

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The transition from the Eocene to the Oligocene epochs was the most significant event in earth history since the extinction of dinosaurs. As the first Antarctic ice sheets appeared, major extinctions and faunal turnovers took place on the land and in the sea, eliminating forms adapted to a tropical world and replacing them with the ancestors of most of our modern animal and plant : "Four genera (Microparamys, Sciuravus, Griphomys, and Pareumys) and seven species of small rodents are discussed from Eocene deposits in two areas of San Diego County, California.

Fossils from the greater San Diego area (Friars and Mission Valley formations). During the transition from the Eocene to the Oligocene epochs, the mild tropical climates of the Paleocene and early Eocene were replaced by modern climatic conditions and extremes, including glacial ice in Antarctica.

The best terrestrial record of the Eocene-Oligocene transition is found in North America, including the spectacular cliffs and spires of the Big Badlands National Park, in South.

The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community. Rodents of the Bridgerian (middle Eocene) Elderberry Canyon local fauna of eastern Nevada Penns Arizona Entomology Field note book Grasshoppers James A.

Rehn James A. Whereas the effect of climate on modern biota is well understood, assigning climate a direct role in Cenozoic land mammal faunal changes has been questioned ().Evidence presented here indicates that the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM), the Early Eocene Climatic Optimum (EECO), and the Bridgerian Crash (BC) reflect distinct episodes of Eocene climate change in North Cited by:   John Mullan's ten of the best rats in literature.

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