Felsogalla (Eocene of Hungary)

Also known as Keselo-Hill, Tatabanya

Where: Hungary (47.6° N, 18.5° E: paleocoordinates 40.7° N, 16.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Lutetian (47.8 - 41.3 Ma)

Environment/lithology: limestone

• Nummulite chalk

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original phosphate

Primary reference: M. Kretzoi. 1941. Sirenavus hungaricus N. G. N. Sp., ein Neuer Prorastomide aus dem Mitteleozan (Lutetium) von Felsogallia in Ungarn. Annales Musei Nationalis Hungaricic Pars Mineralogica, Geologica et Palaeontologica 34:146-156 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 49887: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 29.04.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Sirenia - Sirenia
 Sirenia - Protosirenidae
Protosiren fraasi Abel 1904 sirenian
 Sirenia - Dugongidae
Sirenavus hungaricus n. gen. n. sp.
Sirenavus hungaricus n. gen. n. sp. Kretzoi 1941 dugong