Mas Vilageliu: Bartonian, Spain

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Mammalia - Dugongidae
Prototherium ausetanum n. sp. Balaguer and Alba 2016
1 specimen
see common names

Coordinates: 43.7° North, 10.7° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:38.9° North, 8.5° East
Basis of coordinate:estimated from map
Period:Paleogene Epoch:Eocene
Stage:Bartonian 10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 3
Key time interval:Bartonian
Age range of interval:41.30000 - 38.00000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphy comments: Ebro Basin
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: not reported
Environment:marine indet.
Modes of preservation:body,original phosphate
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:general faunal/floral analysis
Database number:49689
Authorizer:M. Uhen Enterer:M. Uhen
Modifier:M. Uhen Research group:vertebrate
Created:2005-04-23 12:53:26 Last modified:2016-02-19 10:50:08
Access level:the public Released:2005-04-23 12:53:26
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

58204. J. Balaguer and D. M. Alba. 2016. A new dugong species (Sirenia, Dugongidae) from the Eocene of Catalonia (NE Iberian Peninsula). Comptes Rendus Palevol [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]

Secondary references:

13332 G. Pilleri. 1987. The Cetacea of the Italian Pliocene 1-160 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]