Teete (PIN Loc. 4874) (Cretaceous to of Russian Federation)

Also known as Botomoiu River; Teete Creek; Kempendyay, Teteh

Where: Sakha, Russian Federation (62.7° N, 117.6° E: paleocoordinates 66.5° N, 110.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Batylykh Formation, Berriasian to Berriasian (145.0 - 125.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; calcareous sandstone

• "lacustrine alluvial genesis...located on the lake-alluvial plain on the western coast of the Lena Sea, which occupied a large part of Eastern Siberia."
• "composed of sand and calcareous sandstones"

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by Tolmachoff, Nessov, Skutchas, Schellhorn, Vitenko in 1904, 1988, 2002–2007, 2017; reposited in the PIN

Collection methods: surface (float), surface (in situ),

Primary reference: I. P. Tolmachoff. 1904. Neue Funde zur Geologie Sibiriens [New discoveries about the geology of Siberia]. Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie 1904(1):233-234 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 32313: authorized by Matthew Carrano, entered by Matthew Carrano on 23.06.2003, edited by Philip Mannion and Evangelos Vlachos

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Reptilia refers to "small-sized reptiles"; no further data given
Bivalvia indet.4 Linnaeus 1758 clam
"At least four bivalve and gastropod species"
Gastropoda indet.4 Cuvier 1797 snail
"At least four bivalve and gastropod species"
 Chondrostei -
Chondrostei indet.4 Müller 1844
 Palaeonisciformes - Palaeoniscidae
 Salientia -
 Caudata -
Caudata indet.4 salamander
Kulgeriherpeton ultimus n. gen. n. sp.7 Skutschas et al. 2018 salamander
ZIN PH 3/246 - holotype
Reptilia indet.5 Laurenti 1768 reptile
 Testudinata -
Mesochelydia indet.8 Joyce 2017 turtle
basisphenoid ZIN PH 1/249, and additional shell and skeleton fragments
 Saurischia -
Macronaria indet.2 Sereno 1997 sauropod
PIN 4874/7
Theropoda indet.3 Marsh 1881 theropod
PIN 4874/2
 Avetheropoda -
Coelurosauria indet.5 Huene 1914 coelurosaur
PIN 4874/3
 Ornithischia -
Ankylosauria indet.6 ornithischian
PIN 4874/5
 Squamata -
Lacertilia indet.4 Owen 1842 lizard
 Choristodera -
Khurendukhosaurus sp.4 Sigogneau-Russell and Efimov 1984 choristodere
 Therapsida - Tritylodontidae
Xenocretosuchus kolossovi4 Lopatin and Agadjanian 2008 therapsid
 Eutriconodonta -
Sangarotherium aquilonium n. gen. n. sp.1
Sangarotherium aquilonium n. gen. n. sp.1 Averianov et al. 2018 mammal
PIN 5614/3 - holotype
 Docodonta -
Docodonta indet.1 Kretzoi 1946 dodocont
PIN 5614/7
 Docodonta - Tegotheriidae
Khorotherium yakutensis n. gen. n. sp.1
Khorotherium yakutensis n. gen. n. sp.1 Averianov et al. 2018 dodocont
PIN 5614/1 - holotype
 Allotheria -
cf. Sineleutherus sp.1 Martin et al. 2010 mammal
PIN 5614/4
 Pinales - Pinaceae
Pinaceae indet.4 Rudolphi 1830
Pinus sp.4 Linnaeus 1753 pine
Picea sp.4 Link 1827 spruce
 Coniferales - Podocarpaceae
Leiotriletes sp.4 Potonie and Kremp 1954
 Schizaeales - Schizaeaceae
Klukisporites sp.4 Couper 1958
  - Selaginellaceae
Tripartina variabilis
Tripartina variabilis4 Maljavikina 1949
Ginkgocycadophytus sp.4 Samoilovitch 1953