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Karabon Creek, Nerchinskiy Zavod district (PIN collection 1847) (Cretaceous of Russian Federation)

Where: Chita, Russian Federation (51.3° N, 119.6° E: paleocoordinates 54.7° N, 116.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Gidarinskaya Formation, Aptian (125.5 - 112.6 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - large; lithified siltstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: adpression

Reposited in the PIN

Primary reference: N. S. Kalugina. 1991. New Mesozoic Simuliidae and Leptoconopidae and the origin of bloodsucking in the lower dipteran insects. Paleontological Journal 25(1):66-77 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 126001: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 28.03.2012

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