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Lake Chelkar-Teniz (Oligocene of Kazakhstan)

Also known as Myn-Say, Kur-Say, Ak-Say; Shalkarteniz

Where: Aktyubinskaya, Kazakhstan (48.7° N, 60.0° E: paleocoordinates 49.4° N, 57.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Late/Upper Oligocene (28.4 - 23.0 Ma)

• Indricotherium layers

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: E. I. Belyaeva. 1948. Catalogue of Tertiary Fossil Sites of the Land Mammals in the U.S.S.R. [M. Uhen/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 73994: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 16.07.2007, edited by Philip Mannion and Evangelos Vlachos

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