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Obayla (Eocene of Kazakhstan)

Where: Kazakhstan (48.1° N, 84.1° E: paleocoordinates 48.6° N, 78.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Obayla Formation, Middle Eocene (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

• “Obayla” Formation

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: B. U. Bayshashov and E. M. E. Billia. 2011. Records of Tapiroidea Gray, 1825 (Mammalia, Perissodactyla) from Kazakhstan – An overview. Acta Palaeontologica Romaniae 74:1-7 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 180518: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 20.07.2016

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