Iladalen (Holocene of Norway)

Where: Barentsoya, Norway (78.3° N, 22.1° E: paleocoordinates 78.3° N, 22.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: foreshore; gravel

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: P. Möller. 2024. A bowhead whale vertebra embedded in marine limit beach sediment on Barentsøya, Svalbard. Polar Research 43:9724 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 18195: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 15.05.2002, edited by Mark Uhen

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Taxonomic list

 Cetacea - Balaenidae
Balaena mysticetus Linnaeus 1758 bowhead whale