Knappton, East of (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Pacific County, Washington (46.3° N, 123.8° W: paleocoordinates 46.1° N, 117.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Astoria Formation, Early/Lower Miocene (23.0 - 16.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. Mayr and J. L. Goedert. 2017. Oligocene and Miocene albatross fossils from Washington State (USA) and the evolutionary history of North Pacific Diomedeidae. The Auk 134:659-671 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 187942: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 18.08.2017

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Taxonomic list

Aves
 Procellariiformes - Diomedeidae
Diomedeidae indet. Gray 1840 albatross