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Chekarda, Sylva River (PIN collection 1700) (Permian of Russian Federation)

Where: Suksun, Russian Federation (57.0° N, 57.7° E: paleocoordinates 30.6° N, 45.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Koshelevka Formation, Kungurian (279.5 - 272.5 Ma)

• Late Kungurian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deltaic; lithified siliciclastic sediments

• Uralian foreland basin. Alluvial to marine delta-fan environment, close to the sea, deposited under arid climate conditions.

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by A. G. Sharov in 1959-1961; reposited in the PIN

Primary reference: A. G. Sharov. 1968. Filogeniya ortopteroidnykh nasekomykh. Trudy Paleontologicheskogo Instituta Akademii Nauk SSSR 118:1-216 [C. Beard/C. Beard/J. Karr] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 108206: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 26.04.2011, edited by Lindy Edwards, Matthew Clapham and Amy Delelli

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