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F-1007a - Section north of Lake Atansor (Ordovician of Kazakhstan)

Where: Kazakhstan (52.5° N, 71.5° E: paleocoordinates 17.3° S, 66.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Mayatas Formation, Katian (455.8 - 445.6 Ma)

• Overlies Mailisor Formation.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, gray limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: acetic

Primary reference: L. E. Popov. 2000. Late Ordovician linguliformean microbrachiopods from north-central Kazakhstan. Alcheringa 24:257-275 [A. Miller/S. Kolbe] more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 116472: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Sarah Kolbe on 08.09.2011, edited by Pete Wagner

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