Rebielice Krolewskie II (Pliocene of Poland)

Where: Poland (51.0° N, 19.0° E: paleocoordinates 51.1° N, 18.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: MN 16 (3.2 - 2.6 Ma)

• Uppermost Pliocene or Lower Villafranchian (1971). Assigned to mammalian zone MN 16 (Ref 9172, 1989).

Environment/lithology: fissure fill

• "the filling of a rock crevice"

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: B. Rzebik-Kowalska. 1971. The Pliocene and Pleistocene Insectivores (Mammalia) of Poland I. Erinaceidae and Desmaninae. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia 30(10):435-462 [J. Alroy/E. Leckey/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 33638: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Erin Leckey on 04.08.2003, edited by Hannah O'Regan and Jason Head

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Squamata - Colubridae
Coluber cf. robertmertensi7 Mlynarksi 1964 racer
Natrix cf. longivertebrata7 Szyndlar 1984 water snake
 Squamata - Crotalidae
"Vipera ammodytes" = Vipera (Vipera) ammodytes7
"Vipera ammodytes" = Vipera (Vipera) ammodytes7 Linnaeus 1758 sand viper
Mammalia
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
 Rodentia - Sciuridae
Sciurus warthae1 squirrel
Blackia polonica1 squirrel
Tamias orlovi1 chipmunk
 Lagomorpha - Leporidae
 Lipotyphla - Talpidae
"Desmana kormosi" = Galemys kormosi
"Desmana kormosi" = Galemys kormosi Schreuder 1940 Pyrenean desman
3 toothless mandibular fragments and detached p2, p4, m1 and m2, 1 toothless maxillary fragment and detached I1, M1, and M2
 Tribosphenida - Soricidae
Soricidae indet.6 Fischer 1814 shrew
fragment of mandible (form 6)
Sorex minutus6 Linnaeus 1766 Eurasian pygmy shrew
5 fragmentary mandibles and detached lower teeth
Sorex bor6 Reumer 1984 long-tailed shrew
6 fragmentary maxillae and detached upper teeth; 12 fragmentary mandibles and detached lower teeth
Deinsdorfia hibbardi5 red-toothed shrew
6 fragmentary maxillae and detached upper teeth; 12 fragmentary mandibles and detached lower teeth
Petenyia hungarica3 Kormos 1934 red-toothed shrew
4 fragmentary mandibles and detached lower teeth; 1 fragmentary maxilla and detached upper teeth
Blarinoides mariae2 Sulimski 1959 red-toothed shrew
26 specimens, fragmentary mandibles and maxillae with teeth
Mafia cf. csarnotensis4 red-toothed shrew
1 fragmentary mandible and detached lower teeth
Sulimskia kretzoii4 Sulimski 1962 red-toothed shrew
1 fragmentary maxilla and detached upper teeth; 5 fragmentary mandibles and detached lower teeth
Beremendia fissidens2 Petényi 1864 shrew
36 specimens, fragmentary mandibles and maxillae with teeth
 Chiroptera - Rhinolophidae
Rhinolophus kowalskii1 horseshoe bat
Rhinolophus neglectus1 horseshoe bat
 Theriiformes -
Erinaceus sp. Linnaeus 1758 mammal
M2 with roots broken off