New vertebrate locality of late Hemphillian age in Teocaltiche, Jalisco, Mexico

  • Marisol Montellano-Ballesteros Instituto de Geología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Ciudad Universitaria, Delegación Coyoacán, 04510 D.F., México.
Keywords: Paleontology, mammals, Hemphillian, Teocaltiche, Jalisco, Mexico.

Abstract

Recently, near the town of Teocaltiche, state of Jalisco, vertebrate remains were recovered from a sequence of sands and gravels. The recognized taxa are: hyaena-like dog Osteoborus cyonoides, antilocaprid cf. Hexobelomeryx fricki, equids Dinohippus? mexicanus and Astrohippus? stockii, and an indeterminate gomphothere… in order to continue, download the full paper in PDF.

 

Published
2019-01-02
Section
Articles