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Goleroconus alfi - RAM 7170

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Goleroconus alfi
RAM 7170

Specimen Description
Incomplete right dentary with p4, m1, m2, and part of the trigonid of m3.

Classification
Mammalia: Eparctocyona: Periptychidae

Locality
RAM locality V200120 (Kern County, California)

Geological Horizon
Goler Formation

Geological Age
Tiffanian NALMA, Late Paleocene

Original Publication
McKenna, M. C., Honey, J. G., and Lofgren, D. L. 2008. Goleroconus alfi, a new small periptychid (Mammalia, Eparctocyona) from the late Paleocene of California. Science Series, Los Angeles County Museum 41:29-42.

Current Taxonomic Status
Valid.

Other Information
Study casts are available for loan.

 

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