Strintu de Melonis, Nurri (Miocene of Italy)

Also known as Comidanu da Strintu Argiolu alla Stazione di Nurri

Where: Cagliari, Italy (39.7° N, 9.2° E: paleocoordinates 42.2° N, 2.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Aquitanian (23.0 - 20.4 Ma)

• 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 144548: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 10.05.2013

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Taxonomic list

 Crocodylia -
Crocodylia indet. Owen 1842 crocodilian
Allocated by Lovisato (1892) to Tomistoma sp.