Skiff Bank (Miocene to of French Southern Territories)

Where: French Southern Territories (49.8° S, 63.6° E: paleocoordinates 49.4° S, 62.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Late/Upper Miocene to Late/Upper Miocene (11.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: basinal (siliceous); lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: O. Lambert, C. de Muizon, G. Duhamel and J. Van Plight. 2018. Neogene and Quaternary fossil remains of beaked whales (Cetacea, Odontoceti, Ziphiidae) from deep-sea deposits off Crozet and Kerguelen islands, Southern Ocean. Geodiversitas 40(6):135-160 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 192393: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 29.03.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Cetacea - Ziphiidae
Khoikhoicetus kergueleni n. sp. Lambert et al. 2018 beaked whale