FHSM VP-2081
Platygonus (Leconte, 1848)

Taxonomy

Specimen Info

Kingdom
Animalia
Genus
Platygonus
Phylum
Chordata
Species
Class
Mammalia
Author
Leconte
Order
Artiodactyla
Year
1848
Family
Tayassuidae
Collected by
Cromack, B.M.
Date Collected
Identified By
Zakrzewski, R.J.
Date Identified
Type
Number of Pieces
Description
dentaries with LC, RC, P4-M1,

Locality

Lithostratigraphy

Country
United States of America
State/Province
Kansas
County
Barton
Remarks
Information withheld. Please contact FHSM for detailed locality information
Group
Formation
Member
Zone
Bed
Local Fauna

Chronostratigraphy

Biostratigraphy

Earliest Era
Cenozoic
Latest Era
Cenozoic
Earliest Period
Quaternary
Latest Period
Quaternary
Earliest Epoch
Latest Epoch
Earliest Age
Latest Age
Lowest Zone
Highest Zone

Publications (1 of 1)

Shimada, K., 2006. Annotated checklist of fossil fishes from the Smoky Hill Chalk of the Niobrara Chalk (Upper Cretaceous) in Kansas. , 35:193-213