Welzow C (Miocene of Germany)

Where: Brandenburg, Germany (51.6° N, 14.2° E: paleocoordinates 51.9° N, 12.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Serravallian (13.8 - 11.6 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine; sandstone

Size class: mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression, original carbon

Collection methods: bulk, sieve,

Primary reference: D. H. Mai. 2001. Die mittelmiozaenen und obermiozaenen Floren aus der Meuroer und Raunoer Folge in der Lausitz. III. Fundstellen und Palaeobiologie. Palaeontographica Abteilung B 258:1-85 [B. Tiffney/G. Smith/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 27524: authorized by Bruce Tiffney, entered by Julia Fosdick on 09.12.2002

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Pinales - Pinaceae
 Poales - Cyperaceae
 Saxifragales - Iteaceae
Itea europaea sweetspire
 Saxifragales - Hamamelidaceae
 Dipsacales - Adoxaceae
 Cornales - Nyssaceae
 Magnoliales - Magnoliaceae
 Ericales - Symplocaceae
 Ericales - Theaceae
 Myrtales - Onagraceae
Ludwigia cucullifera water-purslane
 Myrtales - Lythraceae
 Alismales - Alismaceae
 Alismatales - Hydrocharitaceae
 Vitales - Vitaceae
Vitis teutonica grapevine
Ampelopsis tertiaria Lesquereux 1871
 Malpighiales - Hypericaceae
Hypericum tertiaerum St John's wort
Hypericum welzowense n. sp. St John's wort
Hypericum septestum St John's wort
 Malpighiales - Salicaceae
Populus sp. Linnaeus 1753 poplar
 Fagales - Fagaceae
Fagus deucalionis Unger 1882 beech
 Fagales - Myricaceae
 Fagales - Juglandaceae
 Fagales - Betulaceae
Alnus sp. Miller 1754 alder
 Rosales - Rosaceae
 Rosales - Cannabaceae
 Salviniales - Polypodiidae
 Selaginellales - Selaginellaceae
 Coniferales - Cupressaceae
Sequoia abietina coast redwood