Budapest Region, Hungary (Oligocene of Hungary)

Where: Hungary (47.5° N, 19.1° E: paleocoordinates 45.5° N, 17.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Oligocene (28.4 - 23.0 Ma)

• Overlies the Kiscell Clay

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified, argillaceous, silty, sandy claystone and sandstone

• silty, fine-sandy clays, clayey silts, clayey fine grained sandstones, with thinner and less frequently grvelly and coarse sandy interbeddings. coalified plant remains frequent.

Preservation: cast

Collection methods: molluscs only

Primary reference: T. Baldi. 1973. Mollusc fauna of the Hungarian Upper Oligocene (Egerian). Studies in Stratigraphy, Palaeoecology, Palaeogeography and Systematics 1-509 [L. Ivany/E. Kowalski]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 8338: authorized by Linda Ivany, entered by Elizabeth Kowalski on 07.07.2000, edited by Mark Uhen and Austin Hendy

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
Polinicies josephinia
Polinicies josephinia olla
Polinicies catena
Polinicies catena helicina
Polinicies catena
Polinicies catena achatensis
Malacostraca
 Decapoda - Callianassidae
Callianassa rakosiensis n. sp.2 Lörenthey 1898 decapod
Callianassa munieri2 Brocchi 1883 decapod
Callianassa brocchii n. sp.2 Lörenthey 1898 decapod
Callianassa chalmasii2 Brocchi 1883 decapod
 Decapoda - Matutidae
"Matuta inermis" = Szaboa inermis2
"Matuta inermis" = Szaboa inermis2 Brocchi 1883 crab
 Decapoda - Portunidae
Portunus pygmaeus2, "Neptunus cf. granulatus" = Portunus monspeliensis2
Portunus pygmaeus2 swimming crab
"Neptunus cf. granulatus" = Portunus monspeliensis2 Milne Edwards 1860 swimming crab
 Decapoda - Calappidae
Lambrus sp.2 Stimpson 1862 box crab
Calappa heberti2 Brocchi 1883 box crab
 Decapoda - Pilumnidae
"Pilodius mediterraneus n. sp." = Pilumnus mediterraneus2
"Pilodius mediterraneus n. sp." = Pilumnus mediterraneus2 Lörenthey 1898 crab
 Decapoda - Diogenidae
"Pagurus priscus" = Petrochirus priscus2
"Pagurus priscus" = Petrochirus priscus2 Brocchi 1883 hermit crab
Gastropoda
 Neritoidea - Neritidae
"Theodoxus pictus" = Agapilia picta
"Theodoxus pictus" = Agapilia picta Férussac 1825 snail
 Opisthobranchia - Cylichnidae
 Sorbeoconcha - Ficidae
"Ficus concinna" = Ficus concinnus
"Ficus concinna" = Ficus concinnus Beyrich 1854 fig shell
 Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae
"Uxia granulata" = Unitas snail
Bonellitia evulsa Solander 1766 snail
Egerea collectiva Gábor 1936 snail
 Neogastropoda - Terebridae
Terebra fuscata auger snail
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
 Neogastropoda - Borsoniidae
Bathytoma cataphracta Brocchi 1814 snail
 Neogastropoda - Drilliidae
 Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae
Fasciolaria plexa Wolff 1897 tulip snail
 Neogastropoda - Buccinidae
Babylonia eburnoides Matheron 1842 true whelk
Babylonia eburnoides umbilicosiformis
 Neogastropoda - Nassariidae
"Hinia fortecostata" = Nassarius (Hinia), Bullia hungarica
"Hinia fortecostata" = Nassarius (Hinia) snail
Hinia fortecostata edentata
Bullia hungarica Gábor 1936 snail
 Neogastropoda -
 Neogastropoda - Volutidae
Athleta rarispina Lamarck 1811 volute
 Neogastropoda - Muricidae
"Hexaplex deshayesi" = Eopaziella deshayesii Nyst 1836 murex snail
Ocinebrina crassilabiata murex snail
Ocinebrina crassilabiata trivaricosa
Typhis cuniculosus murex snail
 Neogastropoda - Costellariidae
"Turricula regularis" = Orthosurcula regularis
"Turricula regularis" = Orthosurcula regularis Koninck 1837 ribbed mitre
 Sorbeoconcha - Xenophoridae
Xenophora deshayesi Michelotti 1847 carrier shell
 Sorbeoconcha - Aporrhaidae
Drepanocheilus speciosus snail
Drepanocheilus speciosus margerini
Drepanocheilus speciosus snail
Drepanocheilus speciosus digitatus
 Sorbeoconcha - Cassidae
"Cassidaria nodosa" = Galeodea (Mambrinia) nodosa
"Cassidaria nodosa" = Galeodea (Mambrinia) nodosa Solander in Brander 1766 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Naticidae
Natica millepunctata Sacco 1890 moon snail
Natica millepunctata tigrina
 Cerithioidea - Batillariidae
"Pirenella plicata" = Granulolabium plicatum
"Pirenella plicata" = Granulolabium plicatum Bruguiére 1792 snail
 Cerithioidea - Turritellidae
"Turritella venus" = Turritella (Haustator) venus d'Orbigny 1852 turret shell
 Cerithioidea - Cerithiidae
"Tympanotonus margaritaceus" = Cerithium (Tympanotonus)
"Tympanotonus margaritaceus" = Cerithium (Tympanotonus) cerith snail
 Cerithioidea - Diastomatidae
Diastoma grateloupi snail
Diastoma grateloupi turritoapenninica
 Neotaenioglossa - Calyptraeidae
Calyptraea chinensis Linnaeus 1758 slipper shell
 Architaenioglossa - Viviparidae
 Architaenioglossa - Ampullinidae
Globularia gibberosa Grateloup 1847 snail
Globularia sanctistephani1 Cossmann and Peyrot 1919 snail
Globularia gibberosa sanctistephani
Bivalvia
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
"Nucula comta" = Nucula (Lamellinucula) comta Goldfuss 1837 nut clam
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
"Cavilucina droueti" = Gonimyrtea droueti, "Lucinoma borealis" = Lucinoma (Lucinoma) borealis, Linga columbella
"Cavilucina droueti" = Gonimyrtea droueti Nyst 1861 clam
Cavilucina droueti schloenbachi
"Lucinoma borealis" = Lucinoma (Lucinoma) borealis Linnaeus 1767 clam
Linga columbella Lamarck 1818 clam
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
Pholadomya puschi Goldfuss 1840 clam
 Thraciida - Thraciidae
"Thracia pubescens" = Thracia (Thracia) pubescens
"Thracia pubescens" = Thracia (Thracia) pubescens Pulteney 1799 clam
 Solenida - Pharidae
 Hiatellida - Hiatellidae
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
Corbula carinata, "Corbula gibba" = Corbula (Varicorbula) gibba, "Corbula basteroti" = Caryocorbula basteroti
Corbula carinata Dujardin 1837 clam
"Corbula gibba" = Corbula (Varicorbula) gibba Oliva 1792 clam
"Corbula basteroti" = Caryocorbula basteroti Hörnes 1870 clam
 Cardiida - Tellinidae
Angulus nysti tellin clam
Apolymetis lacunosa tellin clam
 Cardiida - Psammobiidae
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
Cardium neglectum cockle
Cardium neglectum intersulcatum
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
"Cyprina islandica" = Arctica islandica
"Cyprina islandica" = Arctica islandica Linnaeus 1767 clam
Cyprina islandica rotundata
 Cardiida - Veneridae
Pitar splendida venus clam
Pitar beyrichi venus clam
Pitar polytropa venus clam
 Cardiida - Ungulinidae
"Taras rotundatus" = Diplodonta
"Taras rotundatus" = Diplodonta clam
 Cardiida - Glossidae
Isocardia subtransversa clam
Isocardia subtransversa abbreviata
 Cardiida - Mactridae
Lutraria oblonga Gmelin 1791 clam
Lutraria oblonga soror
 Cardiida - Corbiculidae
"Polymesoda convexa" = Polymesoda subarata convexa, "Polymesoda convexa" = Polymesoda subarata convexa
"Polymesoda convexa" = Polymesoda subarata convexa Brongniart 1822 clam
Polymesoda convexa brongniarti
"Polymesoda convexa" = Polymesoda subarata convexa Brongniart 1822 clam
 Carditida - Carditidae
 Carditida - Crassatellidae
 Unionida - Unionidae
Unio inaequiradiatus freshwater mussel
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
 Arcida - Arcidae
"Anadara diluvii" = Scapharca (Scapharca) diluvii
"Anadara diluvii" = Scapharca (Scapharca) diluvii Lamarck 1805 clam
 Arcida - Glycymerididae
Glycymeris latiradiata clam
Glycymeris latiradiata obovatoides
Glycymeris latiradiata clam
Glycymeris latiradiata subfichteli
Glycymeris pilosa Linnaeus 1767 clam
Glycymeris pilosa lunulata
 Pectinida - Anomiidae
Anomia ephippium Linnaeus 1758 jingle
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
 Ostreida - Pteriidae
Pteria phalaenacea pearl oyster
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
"Ostrea cyathula" = Crassostrea cyathula
"Ostrea cyathula" = Crassostrea cyathula Lamarck 1806 oyster
Scaphopoda
 Dentaliida - Dentaliidae
Dentalium kickxi tusk shell