Where: Rostovskaya Oblast', Ukraine (47.5° N, 42.2° E: paleocoordinates 47.6° N, 42.0° E)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
When: Early/Lower Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.8 Ma)
• In the 5th terrace of the Sal river (a Don tributary). Late Lower Pleistocene, Taman faunal unit, reversed polarity - just before the Brunhes/Matuyama boundary.
Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils
Collection methods: fossil molluscs mentioned.
Primary reference: A. K. Markova. 1990. The sequence of Early Pleistocene small-mammal faunas from the South Russian Plain. Quartärpaläontologie 1990:131-151 [A. Turner/H. O'Regan/L. van den Hoek Ostende]more details
Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis
PaleoDB collection 41060: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 06.07.2004
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