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Felixstow (Pleistocene of the United Kingdom)

Also known as Felixstowe

Where: England, United Kingdom (52.0° N, 1.4° E: paleocoordinates 52.0° N, 1.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Red Crag Formation, Gelasian (2.6 - 1.8 Ma)

• Ludhamian & Pre-Lundhamian

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: foreshore; lithology not reported

• nearshore, intertidal sandflats, temperate

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original phosphate

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

Primary reference: R. Lydekker. 1887. The Cetacea of the Suffolk Crag. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 43:7-18 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 48093: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 13.03.2005

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