Posts Tagged crocodylians
Panadès I Blas, X. & R. Patnaik. 2009. A Complete Crocodylian Egg from the Upper Miocene (Chinji Beds) of Pakistan and its Palaeobiographical Implications. – PalArch’s Journal of Vertebrate Palaeontology 6, 1: 1-8
Abstract The first fossil crocodylian egg from the Upper Miocene the Chinji Formation of the Siwalik Group of Pakistan is reported here. It represents a new locality, and the first record of the order in the area. The specimen was uncovered in a fl uvial environment, and cannot be defined more accurately, because of the poor preservation of its structural levels, and lack of direct association to osseous remains.
keywords: crocodylians – eggshells – egg – Pakistan – Palaeooölogy – palaeooöspecies
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