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Taman Peninsula (Miocene of Russian Federation)

Also known as Halbinsel Taman

Where: Russian Federation (45.2° N, 36.7° E: paleocoordinates 45.6° N, 42.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Serravallian (13.7 - 11.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; claystone

• Zweite Mediterranstuffe (dunkle Schiefertone mit Konkretionen, enthaltend fossilen

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original phosphate

Primary reference: O. Abel. 1905. Eine Stammtype der Delphiniden aus dem Miocan der Halbinsel Taman. Jahrbuch der Kaiserlich-Koniglichen Geologischen Reichsanstalt 60:375-388 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 48070: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 11.03.2005

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