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Ander Dabh Shumali (Eocene of Pakistan)

Where: Baluchistan, Pakistan (31.0° N, 70.2° E: paleocoordinates 12.4° N, 65.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

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

• middle Lutetian, middle Domanda Formation

Environment/lithology: coastal; green shale

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original phosphate

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: P. D. Gingerich, M. Ul-Haq, I. H. Khan and I. S. Zalmout. 2001. Eocene stratrigraphy and archaeocete whales (Mammalia, Cetacea) of Drug Lahar in the eastern Sulaiman range, Balochistan (Pakistan). Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 30(11):269-319 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 45623: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 19.11.2004

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