Rotbav-Cariera de sub Brazi: Early/Lower Pleistocene, Romania

List of taxa
Where & when
Geology
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Mammalia - Perissodactyla - Equidae
"Allohippus" cf. suessenbornensis
    = Equus cf. suessenbornensis Wüst 1901
McKenna and Bell 1997
recombined as Equus (Sussemionus) suessenbornensis
see common names

Geography
Country:Romania
Coordinates: 45.8° North, 25.6° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:45.9° North, 25.4° East
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Time
Period:Quaternary Epoch:Pleistocene
10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 6
Key time interval:Early/Lower Pleistocene
Age range of interval:2.58800 - 0.78100 m.y. ago
Stratigraphy
Regional section:Baraolt Basin
Stratigraphy comments: Baraolt Basin in the Brasov Depression. Lower Pleistocene.
Lithology and environment
Taphonomy
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:biostratigraphic analysis
Metadata
Database number:40256
Authorizer:A. Turner Enterer:H. O'Regan
Modifier:H. O'Regan Research group:PACED
Created:2004-06-21 03:24:34 Last modified:2004-06-21 06:26:09
Access level:the public Released:2004-06-21 03:24:34
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

10873.PACED C. Radulescu and P. Samson. 1985. Pliocene and Pleistocene mammalian biostratigraphy in southeastern Transylvania (Romania). Travaux de l'Institut de Speologie "Emile Racovitza". 24:85-95 [A. Turner/H. O'Regan/H. O'Regan]

Secondary references:

7584 M. C. McKenna and S. K. Bell. 1997. Classification of Mammals Above the Species Level 1-640 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy/M. Uhen]