Penzenskoe (Miocene to of Russian Federation)

Also known as Penzenskoye

Where: Russian Federation (47.9° N, 142.1° E: paleocoordinates 48.3° N, 140.5° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Kurasi Formation, Middle Miocene to Middle Miocene (16.0 - 5.3 Ma)

• per Nazarkin and Carnivale 2019 diatoms indicate late Langhian–early Serravallian age

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. V. Nazarkin. 2014. The fossil viperfish Chauliodus testa sp. nov. (Stomiiformes: Stomiidae) from the Neogene of western Sakhalin, Russia. Paleontological Journal 48(3):317-325 [M. Uhen/C. Peredo]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 185386: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Carlos Peredo on 21.04.2017, edited by Mark Uhen and Patricia Holroyd

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Taxonomic list

 Stomiatiformes - Stomiidae
Chauliodus testa n. sp. Nazarkin 2014
 Stomiatiformes - Gonostomatidae
Cyclothone mukhachevae n. sp.1 Nazarkin 2015
 Aulopiformes - Scopelarchidae
Benthalbella praecessor n. sp.3 Nazarkin and Carnevale 2019
 Aulopiformes - Polymerichthyidae
Polymerichthys sp.2 Uyeno 1967