Gulf of Korfa, Eastern Kamchatka (Ia) (Eocene of Russian Federation)

Where: Russian Federation (60.4° N, 165.9° E: paleocoordinates 63.6° N, 168.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Kovachinskaya Formation, Late/Upper Eocene (37.2 - 33.9 Ma)

• Ilninskaya Seria, "Kovachinskaya Suite", Layer Ia

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; siliciclastic sediments

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: Y.u. B. Gladenkov, G. M. Bratseva, L. I. Mitrofanova and V. N. Sinel'nikova. 1988. Raschleneniye oligotsen-nizhnemiotsenovykh tolshch vostochnoy Kamchatki (zaliv Korfa). Subdivision of Oligocene-lower Miocene layers of eastern Kamchatka, Gulf of Korfa. Izvestiya Akademii Nauk SSSR. Seriya Geologicheskaya 1988(8):3-16 [M. Aberhan/S. Nurnberg/S. Nurnberg]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 45449: authorized by Martin Aberhan, entered by Sabine N├╝rnberg on 23.10.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Haplophragmiina
 Lituolacea - Lituolidae
Cyclammina incisa Stache 1864
Bivalvia
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
Acila gettisburgensis divaricate nutclam
 Protobranchia - Sareptidae
"Yoldia watasei" = Megayoldia (Portlandella) watasei Kanehara 1937 clam
Pinopsida
 Pinales - Pinaceae
Pinus sp. Linnaeus 1753 pine
 Pinales - Taxodiaceae
Taxodium sp. Richard 1810
 Coniferales - Podocarpaceae
Dacrydiumites sp. Harris 1965
Podocarpus sp. Lheritier and Persoon 1807
Pteridopsida
 Filicales - Osmundaceae
Osmunda sp. Linnaeus
  - Polypodiaceae
Polypodiaceae indet. Berchtold and Presl
Lycopsida
  - Lycopodiaceae
Lycopodium sp. Linnaeus
Sphagnaceae
  - Sphagnaceae
Sphagnum sp. Linnaeus
Dicotyledonae
 Urticales - Dilleniidae
Ulmus sp. Linnaeus 1753 elm
 Euphorbiales - Dilleniidae
 Juglandales - Hamamelidae
Carya sp. Nuttall 1818 hickory
Pterocarya sp. Kunth 1824 wingnut
Juglans sp. Linnaeus 1753 walnut
Magnoliopsida
 Malvales - Tiliaceae
Tilia sp. Linnaeus 1753 linden