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Karaungir III, Kyuryul'tyu Ravine (PIN collection 2495) (Permian of Kazakhstan)

Where: Zaisan, Kazakhstan (47.3° N, 85.4° E: paleocoordinates 44.6° N, 66.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Akkolka Formation, Changhsingian (254.0 - 252.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; lithified mudstone

• Zaisan basin; extensional basin in sinistral shear zone during collapse of Altaid orogen

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Reposited in the PIN

Primary reference: A. P. Vilesov and V. G. Novokshonov. 1994. New fossil insects (Myrmeleontida, Jurinida) from the Upper Permian of Eastern Kazakhstan. Paleontological Journal 28:81-92 [M. Clapham/J. Karr/M. Clapham] more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 107957: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Jered Karr on 19.04.2011, edited by Matthew Clapham and Amy Delelli

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