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Snake Creek Burial Cave vertebrate fauna dataset - Neotoma Dataset 4685

Neotoma Dataset 4685

Snake Creek Burial Cave vertebrate fauna dataset

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Constituent Database: FAUNMAP

Dataset Type: vertebrate fauna

Latitude: 38.8666667

Longitude: -114.1166667

Age Range: 10000 – 35000

Description: No description provided

Affiliated Researchers

Name Affiliation Contribution
Graham, Russell W. Earth and Mineral Sciences Museum and Department of Geosciences, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park , PA 16802, USA DataCurator
Grimm, Eric Christopher University of Minnesota, Department of Earth Sciences, 310 Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0231, USA DataCurator
Heaton, Timothy H. Department of Earth Sciences, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD 57069, USA Researcher
Mead, E. M. NA Researcher
Mead, James I. Mammoth Site of Hot Springs, 1800 US 18 Bypass, P.O. Box 692, Hot Springs, South Dakota 57747, USA Researcher


publicationid citation
2436 Heaton, T. H. 1987. Initial investigation of vertebrate remains from Snake Creek Burial Cave, White Pine County, Nevada. Current Research in the Pleistocene 4:107-109.
2832 Mead, E. M., and J. I. Mead. 1989. Snake Creek Burial Cave and a review of the Quaternary mustelids of the Great Basin. Great Basin Naturalist 49(2):143-154.

Data Citation


Heaton, Timothy H., Mead, E. M., Mead, James I.. 2013. Snake Creek Burial Cave vertebrate fauna dataset. In, FAUNMAP. Neotoma Paleoecological Database. URL:


  author={Heaton, Timothy H., Mead, E. M., Mead, James I.},
  title={Snake Creek Burial Cave vertebrate fauna dataset},
  publisher={Neotoma Paleoecological Database},

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