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Natural Chimneys vertebrate fauna dataset - Neotoma Dataset 4593

Neotoma Dataset 4593

Natural Chimneys vertebrate fauna dataset

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Constituent Database: FAUNMAP

Dataset Type: vertebrate fauna

Latitude: 38.3666667

Longitude: -78.0833333

Age Range: 10000 – 35000

Description: No description provided

Affiliated Researchers

Name Affiliation Contribution
Bender, M. S. NA Researcher
Eshelman, Ralph E. NA Researcher
Grady, Frederick Department of Paleobiology, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC 20013, USA Researcher
Graham, Mary Ann NA DataCurator
Grimm, Eric Christopher University of Minnesota, Department of Earth Sciences, 310 Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0231, USA DataCurator
Guilday, John E. NA Researcher


publicationid citation
2113 Eshelman, R., and F. Grady. 1986. Quaternary vertebrate localities of Virginia and their avian and mammalian fauna. Pages 43-70 in The Quaternary of Virginia (J. N. McDonald and S. O. Bird, editors), Virginia Division of Mineral Resources Publication 75.
2324 Guilday, J. E. 1962. The Pleistocene local fauna of the Natural Chimneys, Augusta County, Virginia. Annals of the Carnegie Museum of Natural History 36:87-122.
2345 Guilday, J. E., and M. S. Bender. 1960. Late Pleistocene records of the yellowcheeked vole, Microtus xanthognathus (Leach). Annals of the Carnegie Museum of Natural History 35:315-330.

Data Citation


Bender, M. S., Eshelman, Ralph E., Grady, Frederick, Guilday, John E.. 2013. Natural Chimneys vertebrate fauna dataset. In, FAUNMAP. Neotoma Paleoecological Database. URL:


  author={Bender, M. S., Eshelman, Ralph E., Grady, Frederick, Guilday, John E.},
  title={Natural Chimneys vertebrate fauna dataset},
  publisher={Neotoma Paleoecological Database},

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