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Marley Ranch

NM: Lincoln Co.


Location of the Marley Ranch site.Age. Early/Medial Pleistocene (Morgan and Lucas 2005).

General Description. Salt Creek on Marley Ranch east of Capitan Mountain (Morgan and Lucas 2005).

Discussion. Lucas and Effinger 1991 list under heading of "Capitan." Hay (1924) identified the remains as M. columbi. The site has also been known as Salt Creek (Morgan and Lucas 2005).


Mammuthus imperator—Imperial Mammoth (Morgan and Lucas 2005)

Literature. Hay 1924; Lucas and Effinger 1991; Morgan and Lucas 2005.


Last Update: 22 Oct 2008