Kleinebersdorf [Karpatium] (Miocene of Austria)

Where: Austria (48.5° N, 16.4° E: paleocoordinates 47.5° N, 15.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Miocene (23.0 - 16.0 Ma)

• STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONS: From unknown lithostratigraphic unit based on english portion of text.. AGE: Karpatium stage, Early Miocene on the basis of biostratigraphic data from multiple taxonomic groups, including mollusca. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: From unknown position within unit based on english portion of text.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; unlithified siliciclastic sediments

• ENVIRONMENT: Unknown, based on english portion of text.
• SPECIFIC LITHOLOGY: Siliciclastic. Otherwise unknown, based on english portion of text. LITHIFICATION: Unlithified, based on figured specimens.

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: COLLECTOR: Presumably Harzhauser and others. REPOSTORY: NMNH, Viena, Austria.

Primary reference: M. Harzhauser. 2002. Marine und brachyhaline Gastropoden aus dem Karpatium des Korneubuger Beckens und der Kreuzstettener Bucht (Österreich, Untermiozän). Beiträge zur Paläontologie 27:61-159 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 77629: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 15.01.2008

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• COVERAGE: Exhaustive for gastropoda. Other taxa present, though not listed in this publication. NOMENCLATURE: Authoritative publication, with modern nomenclature, and consistent use of subgenus and species-resolution assignments.
Gastropoda
 Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae
Aporrhais pespelecani Linnaeus 1758 snail
 Velutinoidea - Triviidae
"Eratopsis subcypraeola" = Erato subcypraeola
"Eratopsis subcypraeola" = Erato subcypraeola d'Orbigny 1852 snail
 Naticoidea - Naticidae
"Natica tigrina" = Cochlis tigrina Röding 1798 moon snail
Euspira helicina Brocchi 1814 moon snail
Polinices redemptus Michelotti 1847 moon snail
Neverita josephina moon snail
 Cypraeoidea - Cypraeidae
Zonaria dertamygdaloides Sacco 1894 cowry
 Calyptraeoidea - Calyptraeidae
Calyptraea (Calyptraea) depressa Lamarck 1822 slipper shell
 Rissooidea - Rissoidae
Rissoina podolica Cossmann 1921 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Campanilidae
"Cerithium vulgatum" = Cerithium (Thericium) vulgatum
"Cerithium vulgatum" = Cerithium (Thericium) vulgatum Bruguière 1789 snail
SUBSPECIES: Cerithium vulgatum europaeum
 Sorbeoconcha - Potamididae
Terebralia bidentata Defrance 1832 horn snail
Ptychopotamides papaveraceus Basterot 1925 horn snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae
Turritella (Turritella) bellardii Mayer 1866 turret shell
Turritella (Turritella) gradata Menke 1856 turret shell
"Turritella (Eichwaldiella) bicarinata" = Turritella bicarinata Elchwald 1830 turret shell
Turritella (Archimediella) erronea Cossmann 1914 turret shell
Protoma cathedralis Brongniart 1856 turret shell
SUBSPECIES: Protoma cathedralis paucicincta
 Sorbeoconcha - Batillariidae
Granulolabium plicatum Bruguiére 1792 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae
Cerithium turonicum cerith snail
 Neritoidea - Neritidae
Agapilia pachii Hörnes 1848 snail
 Trochoidea - Trochidae
Paroxystele amedei Brogniart 1823 top snail