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Babia Hills (Eocene of India)

Where: Kutch, India (23.5° N, 68.8° E: paleocoordinates 5.9° N, 61.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Harudi Formation, Lutetian (48.6 - 40.4 Ma)

• late Lutetian (Ravikant & Bajpai, 2010)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: estuary or bay; gypsiferous shale

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original phosphate

Primary reference: A. N. Trivedy and P. P. Satsangi. 1984. A new archaeocete (whale) from the Eocene of India. Abstracts of 27th International Geological Congress, Moscow 1:322-323 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 45592: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 16.11.2004

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