Esk River ( of New Zealand)

Also known as Locality 683; V20/f8474

Where: North Island, New Zealand (39.4° S, 176.9° E: paleocoordinates 40.9° S, 177.4° E)

• coordinate based on unpublished field data

When: Mangapanian (3.0 - 2.4 Ma)

• "Napier Series"

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. W. Davis. 1888. On fossil-fish remains from the Tertiary and Cretaceo-Tertiary formations of New Zealand. Scientific Transactions of the Royal Dublin Society 4:1-48 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 204178: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 02.09.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Plagiostomi - Squalidae
Dalatias licha2 Bonnaterre 1788 dogfish shark
 Lamniformes - Lamnidae
"Carcharodon rondeleti" = Carcharodon carcharias1
"Carcharodon rondeleti" = Carcharodon carcharias1 Linnaeus 1758 great white shark