Ohawe Beach (Holocene of New Zealand)

Where: North Island, New Zealand (39.6° S, 174.2° E: paleocoordinates 39.6° S, 174.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Holocene (0.0 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithology not reported

Primary reference: P. Hershkovitz. 1966. Catalog of Living Whales. United States National Museum Bulletin 246:1-259 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 86905: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 23.02.2009

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Taxonomic list

 Cetacea - Ziphiidae
Tasmacetus shepherdi n. gen. n. sp.
Tasmacetus shepherdi n. gen. n. sp. Oliver 1937 Shepherd's beaked whale