Challenger Station 252 (Neogene of the United States)

Where: Hawaii (37.9° N, 160.3° W: paleocoordinates 33.3° N, 151.8° W)

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When: Neogene (23.0 - 2.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: deep-water; unlithified, red claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. R. Eastman. 1906. Sharks' teeth and cetacean bones. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 50(4):75-98 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 99580: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 16.11.2010

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Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Odontaspidida - Isuridae
Oxyrhina sp. Agassiz 1843 mackerel shark
 Lamniformes - Lamnidae
Carcharodon sp. Smith 1838 white shark