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Lamb Spring vertebrate fauna dataset - Neotoma Dataset 4563

Neotoma Dataset 4563

Lamb Spring vertebrate fauna dataset

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Constituent Database: FAUNMAP

Dataset Type: vertebrate fauna

Latitude: 39.5

Longitude: -105.0666667

Age Range: 7870 – 13140

Description: Fossils come from stratified grey silty clays deposited by a spring at the head of a gulley, 3km east of the Front Range in Douglas County.

Affiliated Researchers

Name Affiliation Contribution
Graham, Mary Ann NA DataCurator
Graham, Russell W. Earth and Mineral Sciences Museum and Department of Geosciences, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park , PA 16802, USA Researcher
Grimm, Eric Christopher University of Minnesota, Department of Earth Sciences, 310 Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0231, USA DataCurator
Haynes, G. NA Researcher
Rancier, J. NA Researcher
Scott, George R. NA Researcher
Stanford, Dennis. J. NA Researcher
Wedel, Waldo Rudolph NA Researcher


publicationid citation
2274 Graham, R. W. 1987. Late Quaternary mammalian faunas and paleoenvironments of the southwestern Plains of the United States. Pages 24-86 in Late Quaternary mammalian biogeography and environments of the Great Plains and prairies (R. W. Graham, H. A. Semken, Jr., and M. A. Graham, editors), Illinois State Museum Scientific Papers 22.
3101 Rancier, J., G. Haynes, and D. Stanford. 1982. 1981 investigations of Lamb Spring. Southwestern Lore 48(2):1-17.
3344 Stanford, D. J. 1983. Pre-Clovis occupation south of the ice sheets. Pages 65-72 in Early man in the New World (R. Shutler, Jr., editor), Sage Publications, Beverly Hills.
3347 Stanford, D. J., W. R. Wedel, and G. R. Scott. 1981. Archeological investigations of the Lamb Spring site. Southwestern Lore 47(1):14-27.

Data Citation


Graham, Russell W., Haynes, G., Rancier, J., Scott, George R., Stanford, Dennis. J., Wedel, Waldo Rudolph. 2013. Lamb Spring vertebrate fauna dataset. In, FAUNMAP. Neotoma Paleoecological Database. URL:


  author={Graham, Russell W., Haynes, G., Rancier, J., Scott, George R., Stanford, Dennis. J., Wedel, Waldo Rudolph},
  title={Lamb Spring vertebrate fauna dataset},
  publisher={Neotoma Paleoecological Database},

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