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Burro Canyon

AZ: La Paz Co., 860 m


Location of Burro Canyon siteAge. Late Wisconsin. Radiocarbon dates are 13,400 ± 250 and 14,400 ± 330 (Mead et al. 2005).

General Description. A woodrat midden (Mead et al 2005).


Sceloporus magister—Desert Spiny Lizard (Van Devender and Mead 1978: cf.)
Sceloporus sp.—Spiny Lizards (Van Devender and Mead 1978)

Sceloporus undulatus
With the division of Sceloporus undulatus into a number of species, it has become problematical as to which of the current species are represented.

Peromyscus sp.—Deer Mice (Mead et al. 2005).

Literature. Mead et al. 2005; Van Devender and Mead 1978.


Last Update: 11 Jan 2013