Silty fine-grained sandstone, Eger - David (1999) (Oligocene of Hungary)

Also known as Silty fine-grained sandstone

Where: Hungary (46.0° N, 17.0° E: paleocoordinates 44.0° N, 15.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Oligocene (28.4 - 23.0 Ma)

• The lithological sequence is as followes: glauconitic, tuffaceous sandstone; molluscan clay; layers of marine SILTY, FINE-GRAINED SANDSTONE (x layer); layers of marine limonitic sandstone (k layer); alternation fo coarse sand, carbonaceous clay and a thin gravelly intercalation (c layer)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; fine-grained, silty sandstone

• No comments.
• Silty fine-grained sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original aragonite, original calcite

Collection methods: bulk, quarrying,

• Collected for investigation of boreholes

Primary reference: A. David. 1999. Predation by naticid gastropods on late Oligocene (Egerian) molluscs collected from Wind Brickyard, Eger, Hungary. Malakologiai Tajekoztato 17:11-19 [A. Miller/A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41533: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 15.07.2004

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Taxonomic list

• Representative of molluscan taxa. Many non-predated gastropods, bivalves, and some cephalopods are not mentioned.
Depanocheilus speciosus
Subspecies: Depanocheilus speciosus digitatus
 Arcida - Glycymerididae
 Carditida - Crassatellidae
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
"Corbula basteroti" = Caryocorbula basteroti, "Corbula gibba" = Corbula (Varicorbula) gibba
"Corbula basteroti" = Caryocorbula basteroti Hörnes 1870 clam
"Corbula gibba" = Corbula (Varicorbula) gibba Oliva 1792 clam
 Cardiida - Veneridae
Pitar polytropa venus clam
 Protobranchia - Nuculanidae
Nuculana anticeplicata pointed nut clam
 Architaenioglossa - Ampullinidae
"Ampullina crassatina" = Ampullinopsis crassatina
"Ampullina crassatina" = Ampullinopsis crassatina Lamarck 1804 snail
 Neogastropoda - Nassariidae
"Hinia schlotheimi" = Nassarius (Hinia), Bullia hungarica
"Hinia schlotheimi" = Nassarius (Hinia) snail
Bullia hungarica Gábor 1936 snail
 Neogastropoda - Volutidae
Athleta ficulina Lamarck 1811 volute
 Neogastropoda - Muricidae
"Hadriana egerensis" = Hadriania, Chicoreus trigonalis, Typhis cuniculosus, "Typhis pungens" = Typhis (Typhis) pungens
"Hadriana egerensis" = Hadriania murex snail
Typhis cuniculosus murex snail
"Typhis pungens" = Typhis (Typhis) pungens Solander in Brander and Brander 1766 murex snail
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
"Turricula regularis" = Orthosurcula regularis Koninck 1837 turrid
 Neogastropoda - Borsoniidae
 Neogastropoda - Conidae
Conus dujardini Deshayes 1845 cone shell
Subspecies: Conus dujardini egerensis
 Naticoidea - Naticidae
Natica millepunctata Sacco 1890 moon snail
Subspecies: Natica millepuncatata tigrina
Polinices catena moon snail
Subspecies: Polinice catena helicina
"Polinices josephinia" = Neverita josephinia Risso 1826 moon snail
Subspecies: Polinices josephinia olla
 Truncatelloidea - Tornidae
 Sorbeoconcha - Diastomatidae
Diastoma grateloupi snail
Subspecies: Diastoma grateloupi turritoapenninica
 Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae
Turritella beyrichi turret shell
Subspecies: Turritella beyrichi percarinata
"Turritella venus" = Turritella (Haustator) venus d'Orbigny 1852 turret shell
Subspecies: Turritella venus margarethae
 Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae
Cerithium egerense cerith snail
 Dentaliida - Fustiariidae
 Dentaliida - Dentaliidae
Dentalium simplex tusk shell
 Gadilida - Gadilidae