Is Miriones (Miocene of Italy)

Where: Cagliari, Italy (39.2° N, 9.2° E: paleocoordinates 40.4° N, 4.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: middle Member, Late/Upper Miocene (11.6 - 5.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. Capellini. 1890. Sul coccodrilliano garialoide (Tomistoma calaritanus) scoperto nella collina di Cagliari nel 1868. Rendiconti della Reale Accademia dei Lincei, Serie 4 6:149-151 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 144558: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 10.05.2013, edited by Evangelos Vlachos

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Pantrionychidae
Procyclanorbis sardus n. sp. Portis 1901 turtle
MDLCA 14007 (holotype), a carapace and its mold
 Crocodylia -
Tomistoma calaritanus n. sp. Capellini 1890 false gharial
Type - skull - damaged in WWII