Vatera T-Site (Pleistocene of Greece)

Where: Lesvos, Greece (39.0° N, 26.2° E: paleocoordinates 39.1° N, 26.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Early/Lower Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. de Vos, J. van der Made, A. Athanassiou, G. Lyras, P. Y. Sondaar and M. D. Dermitzakis. 2002. Preliminary report on the late Pliocene fauna from Vatera (Lesvos, Greece). Annales Geologiques des Pays Helleniques 39:37-70 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 183345: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 12.12.2016

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Pantestudinidae
Testudo graeca Linnaeus 1758 common tortoise