Zvonce (Eocene of Serbia and Montenegro)

Where: Pirotska oblast , Serbia and Montenegro (42.9° N, 22.6° E: paleocoordinates 38.5° N, 19.7° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Eocene (37.2 - 33.9 Ma)

• Probably late Eocene

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; gray claystone

• possibly turbidite deposits
• dark-grey indurated clay

Size class: macrofossils

Collected in 2010-2016

Collection methods: sieve,

Primary reference: H. de Bruijn, Z. Marković, W. Wessels, M. Milivojević, and A. A. Weer. 2018. Rodent faunas from the Paleogene of south-east Serbia. Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments 98(3):441-458 [P. Coster/P. Coster/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 196835: authorized by Pauline Coster, entered by Pauline Coster on 10.10.2018

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Material accessioned in the Natural History Museum in Belgrade
Mammalia
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
cf. Edirnella sp.1 Unay-Bayraktar 1989 mouse
Mogilia miloshi n. gen. n. sp.2 Wessels et al. 2018 mouse
 Rodentia - Spalacidae
cf. Spalacinae sp.1 Thomas 1896 blind mole
 Ferae -
Carnivora indet. Bowditch 1821 carnivoran
 Artiodactyla -
Artiodactyla indet. Owen 1848 even-toed ungulate
 Sarcobora -
Insectivora indet. insectivoran