North Kohala (Holocene of the United States)

Also known as SHIP Site 25006

Where: Hawaii County, Hawaii (20.2° N, 155.8° W: paleocoordinates 20.2° N, 155.8° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: anthropogenic

Primary reference: L. L. N. Reeve, R. B. Reeve, and P. L. Cleghorn. 2013. The Hawaiian Monk Seal in Traditional Hawaiian Culture. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: archaeological analysis

PaleoDB collection 190691: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 14.12.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Carnivora - Phocidae
Neomonachus schauinslandi Hermann 1779 Hawaiian monk seal