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Teete (PIN Loc. 4874) (Cretaceous to of Russian Federation)

Also known as Botomoiu River; Teete Creek; Kempendyay, Teteh

Where: Sakha, Russian Federation (62.7° N, 117.6° E: paleocoordinates 66.5° N, 110.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Batylykh Formation, Berriasian to Berriasian (145.5 - 125.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; calcareous sandstone

• "lacustrine alluvial genesis...located on the lake-alluvial plain on the western coast of the Lena Sea, which occupied a large part of Eastern Siberia."
• "composed of sand and calcareous sandstones"

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by Tolmachoff, Nessov, Skutchas, Schellhorn, Vitenko in 1904, 1988, 2002–2007, 2017; reposited in the PIN

Collection methods: surface (float), surface (in situ),

Primary reference: I. P. Tolmachoff. 1904. Neue Funde zur Geologie Sibiriens [New discoveries about the geology of Siberia]. Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie 1904(1):233-234 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 32313: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 23.06.2003, edited by Philip Mannion and Evangelos Vlachos

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