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Akiripuraho Stream (Miocene of New Zealand)

Also known as Loc. 1293

Where: North Island, New Zealand (38.4° S, 177.9° E: paleocoordinates 45.8° S, 178.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Early/Lower Miocene (23.0 - 16.0 Ma)

• Awamoan, Lower Miocene

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. A. Frost. 1934. Otoliths of Fishes from the Tertiary Formations of New Zealand. Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of New Zealand 63:133-144 [M. Uhen/B. Shipps/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 204341: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 05.09.2019

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