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Taimyr Amber, Nizhnyaya Agapa River (PIN collection 3426) (Cretaceous of Russian Federation)

Where: Russian Federation (70.1° N, 86.8° E: paleocoordinates 67.8° N, 60.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Dolgan Formation, Late/Upper Cenomanian (99.7 - 94.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; amber

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: soft parts, amber

Reposited in the PIN

• Spiders from the primary reference are assumed to come from PIN collection 3426 - if not, the insects should be moved.

Primary reference: A. P. Rasnitsyn. 1975. Hymenoptera Apocrita of Mesozoic. Transactions of the Palaeontological Institute Academy of Sciences of the USSR 147:1-134 [M. Clapham/J. Karr] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 35051: authorized by Dena Smith, entered by April Kinchloe on 28.10.2003, edited by Jered Karr, Matthew Clapham and Lindy Edwards

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