Urup River (Miocene of Russian Federation)

Where: Russian Federation (44.0° N, 41.2° E: paleocoordinates 44.5° N, 39.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Burdigalian (20.4 - 16.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: K. A. Monsch and A. F. Bannikov. 2011. New taxonomic synopses and revision of the scombroid fishes (Scombroidei, Perciformes), including billfishes, from the Cenozoic of territories of the former USSR. Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 102(4):253-300 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186458: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 22.06.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Carangiformes - Echeneidae
Echeneis urupensis Daniltshenko 1958
 Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei
"Pomolobus antiquus" = Clupea ventricosa antiqua
"Pomolobus antiquus" = Clupea ventricosa antiqua Smirnov 1935 hering
"Bregmacerina antiqua" = Motella tricirrata antiqua
"Bregmacerina antiqua" = Motella tricirrata antiqua Smirnov 1936