Möhren 13 (Oligocene of Germany)

Where: Bayern, Germany (48.9° N, 10.9° E: paleocoordinates 48.4° N, 7.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: MP 22 (33.9 - 28.4 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fissure fill; lithology not reported

• "fissure fillings"

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collected by K. Heissig; reposited in the BSP

Primary reference: R. Ziegler. 2009. Plesiosoricids from early Oligocene fissure fillings in South Germany, with remarks on plesiosoricid phylogeny. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 54(3):365-371 [J. Alroy/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 91491: authorized by John Alroy, entered by John Alroy on 29.09.2009, edited by Philip Mannion and Patricia Holroyd

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Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Salientia - Palaeobatrachidae
Palaeobatrachus sp.4 Tschudi 1839 frog
 Salientia - Ranidae
Rana sp.4 Linnaeus 1758 frog
Mammalia
 Rodentia - Theridomyidae
Blainvillimys helmeri6 Vianey-Liaud 1972 rodent
 Rodentia - Aplodontidae
"Plesispermophilus atavus" = Lophallomys atavus5, Plesispermophilus angustidens3, Ephemeromys hospes n. gen. n. sp.7
"Plesispermophilus atavus" = Lophallomys atavus5 Schmidt-Kittler and Vianey-Liaud 1979 mountain beaver
Plesispermophilus angustidens3 Filhol 1882 mountain beaver
Ephemeromys hospes n. gen. n. sp.7 Wang and Heissig 1984 mountain beaver
BSP 1972 XI 211 - holotype
 Rodentia - Eomyidae
Eomys sp.1 Schlosser 1884 rodent
Eomys antiquus1 Aymard 1853 rodent
 Lipotyphla - Talpidae
Talpidae "indet. sp. 1"9, Talpidae "indet. sp. 2"9, "Myxomygale vauclusensis" = Percymygale vauclusensis9, "Myxomygale aff. minor" = Percymygale minor9, "Geotrypus minor" = Tegulariscaptor minor9
Talpidae "indet. sp. 1"9 Fischer de Waldheim 1817 mole
BSP 1972 XI 6140-6141
Talpidae "indet. sp. 2"9 Fischer de Waldheim 1817 mole
BSP 1972 XI 6378
"Myxomygale vauclusensis" = Percymygale vauclusensis9 Crochet 1995 mole
BSP 1972 XI 5954, 6012-6062, 6064-6066, 6068-6070, 6072, 6074, 6076-6096, 6099-6108, 6110-6121
"Myxomygale aff. minor" = Percymygale minor9 Ziegler 1990 mole
BSP 1972 XI 6010, 6063, 6067, 6071, 6073, 6075, 6097-6098, 6109, 6122-6139, 6379
"Geotrypus minor" = Tegulariscaptor minor9 Ziegler 2012 mole
BSP 1972 XI 6142-6377
 Tribosphenida - Nyctitheriidae
Nyctitheriidae indet.8 Simpson 1928 placental
BSP 1972 XI 5824
Cryptotopos communis8 Ziegler 2007 placental
BSP 1972 XI 5818, 5819, 5821, 5829, 5832-5890
Euronyctia franconica n. sp.8 Ziegler 2007 placental
BSP 1972 XI 5820 - type
 Tribosphenida - Plesiosoricidae
Butselia biveri Quinet and Misonne 1965 placental
 Carnivora - Nimravidae
Eusmilus villebramarensis2 Peigné and Brunet 2001 false sabre-tooth
Nimravus intermedius3 Filhol 1872 false sabre-tooth
 Hyaenodonta - Hyaenodontidae
Hyaenodon leptorhynchus3 Laizer and Parieu 1838 eutherian