Whaling Survey (Holocene of Peru)

Where: Peru (6.9° S, 79.1° W: paleocoordinates 6.9° S, 79.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: T. A. Jefferson and N. B. Barros. 1997. Peponocephala electra. Mammalian Species 553:1-6 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 168157: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Carlos Peredo on 17.04.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Delphinoidea - Delphinidae
Peponocephala electra Gray 1846 melon-headed whale