Nikol'skoe Salamander Locality (Jurassic of Russian Federation)

Where: Orenburg, Russian Federation (51.4° N, 57.1° E: paleocoordinates 48.2° N, 58.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Middle Jurassic (174.1 - 163.5 Ma)

• Kholodniy Log regional stages

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: P. P. Skutschas, S. V. Leschinskiy, A. S. Rezvyi, A. V. Fayngertz, and S. A. Krasnolutskii. 2005. Remains of Salamanders from the Middle Jurassic of the Krasnoyarsk territory. In A.Y. Rozanov, A.V. Lopatin and P.Y. Parkhaev (eds.), Modern Paleontology: Classical and Newest Methods. Paleontological Institute RAS 121-124 [P. Mannion/J. Tennant]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 141590: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Jonathan Tennant on 29.03.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Caudata -
Caudata indet. Scopoli 1777 salamander
Short massive femur
 Caudata - Karauridae
Karauridae indet. Ivachnenko 1978 salamander
Dentary fragment