Casterton, west (Miocene of Australia)

Where: Victoria, Australia (37.6° S, 141.2° E: paleocoordinates 46.5° S, 139.2° E)

When: Miocene (23.0 - 5.3 Ma)

• Barwonian

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: F. Chapman and G. B. Pritchard. 1904. Fossil fish remains from the Tertiaries of Australia. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria 17:267-297 [M. Uhen/B. Shipps/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 204310: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 04.09.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Lamniformes - Lamnidae
"Oxyrhina retroflexa" = Isurus retroflexus Agassiz 1843 mako shark
Carcharodon auriculatus Blainville 1818 white shark