Olerdola (Miocene to of Spain)

Also known as Mas Romeu vell

Where: Spain (41.3° N, 1.7° E: paleocoordinates 41.4° N, 0.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: MN 6-5? mammal zone, Burdigalian to Burdigalian (20.4 - 13.8 Ma)

• upper Burdigalian-Langhian

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. Pilleri, J. Biosca, and L. Via. 1989. The Tertiary Sirenia of Catalonia 1-98 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 65274: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 20.09.2006

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Taxonomic list

 Sirenia - Dugongidae
"Metaxytherium catalaunicum n. sp." = Metaxytherium medium
"Metaxytherium catalaunicum n. sp." = Metaxytherium medium Desmarest 1822 dugong