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Sakhalin Amber (PIN collection 3387) (Eocene of Russian Federation)

Where: Russian Federation (47.4° N, 142.8° E: paleocoordinates 50.7° N, 136.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Naibuchi Formation, Lutetian (48.6 - 40.4 Ma)

• Middle Eocene according to Baranov & Perkovsky (2013). Formerly assigned to lower part of Due Formation.

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; amber and lithified coal

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Preservation: amber

Reposited in the PIN

Primary reference: M. A. Kozlov. 1974. An Early Cretaceous ichneumon of the family Pelecinidae (Hymenoptera: Pelecinoidea). Paleontological Journal 7:136-138 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 107340: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 05.04.2011, edited by Matthew Clapham and Lindy Edwards

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