Devin, Bratislava, sandstone facies (Miocene of Slovakia)

Where: Slovakia (48.2° N, 17.0° E: paleocoordinates 47.7° N, 16.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Badenian (13.7 - 12.7 Ma)

• Upper Badenian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; lithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. Svagrovsky. 1981. Lithofazielle Entwicklung und Molluskenfauna des oberen Badeniens (Miozän M4d) in dem Gebiet Bratislava-Devinska Nova Ves [Lithofacies and mollusc fauna of the Upper Badenian in the Bratislava-Devinska Nova Ves area]. Zapadne Karpaty, Seria Paleontologia 7:5-204 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 73140: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 05.06.2007

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Arcida - Glycymerididae
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Pecten (Oppenheimopecten) aduncus Eichwald 1830 scallop
"Chlamys (Chlamys) multistriata" = Talochlamys multistriata Poli 1795 scallop
"Chlamys lilli" = Pseudamussium lilli Pusch 1837 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
Lima (Lima) lima Linnaeus 1758 file clam
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
"Ostrea (Ostrea) digitalina" = Cubitostrea digitalina, "Ostrea (Ostrea) lamellosa" = Ostrea edulis
"Ostrea (Ostrea) digitalina" = Cubitostrea digitalina Eichwald 1830 oyster
"Ostrea (Ostrea) lamellosa" = Ostrea edulis Linnaeus 1758 oyster
Gastropoda
 Neogastropoda - Conidae
"Conus (Chelyconus) fuscocingulatus" = Conus (Chelyoconus)
"Conus (Chelyconus) fuscocingulatus" = Conus (Chelyoconus) cone shell