Chiuppano (Oligocene of Italy)

Where: Vicenza, Italy (45.8° N, 11.5° E: paleocoordinates 44.0° N, 10.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• Early Late Oligocene

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: T. Kotsakis, M. Delfino, and P. Piras. 2004. Italian Cenozoic crocodilians: taxa, timing and palaeobiogeographic implications. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 210:67-87 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 144545: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 10.05.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Crocodylia -
Crocodylia indet. Owen 1842 crocodilian
A fragment of a crocodilian skull that has never been studied and/or figured (Accordi, 1951)
 Ungulata - Anthracotheriidae
Anthracotherium monsvialense de Zigno 1888 anthracothere