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Karatau-Galkino (PIN collection 1789) (Jurassic to of Kazakhstan)

Also known as Galkino, East Kara-tau (Geological Commitee collection)

Where: Chimkent, Kazakhstan (42.3° N, 69.9° E: paleocoordinates 41.0° N, 73.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Karabastau Formation, Callovian to Callovian (164.7 - 155.7 Ma)

Environment/lithology: lacustrine - large; siltstone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Collected by N. Shabarov & Wl Muchin; reposited in the PIN

Primary reference: A. V. Martynov. 1925. To the knowledge of fossil insects from Jurassic beds in Turkestan. 2. Raphidioptera (continued), Orthoptera (s. l. ), Odonata, Neuroptera. Izvestiya Akademii Nauk 19(12-15):569-598 [C. Labandeira/A. Spencer-Lee/J. Karr] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 31311: authorized by Conrad Labandeira, entered by Andrew Spencer-Lee on 06.05.2003, edited by Matthew Clapham, Jered Karr and Lindy Edwards

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