Bunker de Valdecebro (Neogene of Spain)

Where: Aragon, Spain (40.4° N, 1.1° W: paleocoordinates 40.5° N, 1.6° W)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: MN 13 (7.2 - 4.9 Ma)

• MN 13

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; marl and carbonate

• lower section: red clastics, particularly mudstone; upper series: alternating gray lime, more or less brecciated, with gypsum, multicolored marl, and local carbonate with gastropods and vertebrate remains

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: bulk, surface (in situ),

Primary reference: R. Adrover, L. Alcala, J. Paricio, P. Mein, and E. Moissenet. 1982. Dos nuevos yacimientos de vertebrado terciarios continentales: "La Roma II" (Alfambra, Teruel) y Búnker de Valdecebro (Teruel). Teruel 67:7-21 [J. Alroy/J. Wertheim/J. Wertheim]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38803: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Jill Wertheim on 04.05.2004

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Rodentia - Muridae
Occitanomys adroveri Thaler 1966 mouse
"Valerymys turoliensis" = Huerzelerimys turoliensis Michaux 1969 mouse
Stephanomys ramblensis van de Weerd 1976 mouse
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
 Lagomorpha - Ochotonidae
Prolagus crusafonti López Martinez 1977 pika
 Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae
Galerix (Parasorex) sp. Pomel 1848 hedgehog