A New Avian Fossil from Kern County, California

  title={A New Avian Fossil from Kern County, California},
  author={Hildegarde Howard},
  journal={The Condor},
The first avian fossil from the Pyramid Hill sands of the San Joaquin Valley, Kern County, California, was presented to the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History in 1964 by Mr. Dick Bishop of Bakersfield, California. The specimen was recovered from a sand quarry discovered by Bishop, which he and Ed Mitchell of the Museum worked extensively in 1961. The site is recorded as Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History (LACM ) locality 1626. Fish, chelonian, and mammalian remains, as well… 

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