Kavran-Ukhtolok Bay (Miocene to of Russian Federation)

Where: Kamchatka, Russian Federation (57.4° N, 157.0° E: paleocoordinates 58.0° N, 158.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Etolon Formation, Langhian to Langhian (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

• age after Magallanes et al., 2018

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: I. A. Dubrovo. 1981. A new subfamily of fossil seals (Pinnipedia, Kamtschatarctinae subfam. nov.). Doklady Earth Science Sections 256:202-206 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 59165: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 17.03.2006

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Taxonomic list

 Perissodactyla - Desmostylidae
Desmostylus hesperus Marsh 1888 desmostylian
 Carnivora - Odobenidae
Kamtschatarctos sinelnikovae n. gen. n. sp. Dubrovo 1981 walrus