Artyom "Coal Formation" (Eocene of Russian Federation)

Where: Russian Federation (43.3° N, 132.1° E: paleocoordinates 45.9° N, 126.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Sharamurunian (56.0 - 37.7 Ma)

• in strata termed the “Uglov svita” (translated, “coal formation or beds”)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; coal

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. G. Lucas. 2006. A new amynodontid (Mammalia, Perissodactyla) from the Eocene Clarno Formation, Oregon, and its biochronological signifi cance. PaleoBios 26(2):7-20 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 192038: authorized by Patricia Holroyd, entered by Patricia Holroyd on 03.03.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Placentalia -
Carnivora indet. Bowdich 1821 carnivoran
 Perissodactyla - Brontotheriidae
Rhinotitan orientalis Yanovskaya 1957 brontothere
 Perissodactyla - Rhinocerotidae
"Eotrigonias borissiaki n. sp." = Teletaceras borissiaki
"Eotrigonias borissiaki n. sp." = Teletaceras borissiaki Beliaeva 1959 rhinoceros
 Perissodactyla - Amynodontidae
Zaisanamynodon protheroi Lucas 2006 odd-toed ungulate
Procadurcodon orientalis Gromov 1960 odd-toed ungulate
some assigned to Zaisanamynodon protheroi by Lucas, 2006