Latomi-1 (Pleistocene of Greece)

Where: Chios, Greece (38.4° N, 26.1° E: paleocoordinates 38.4° N, 26.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Middle Pleistocene (0.8 - 0.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fissure fill; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: G. Storch. 1975. Eine Mittelpleistozäne Nager-Fauna von der Insel Chios, Ägais (Mammalia, Rodentia). Senckenbergiana Biologica 56(4/6):165-189 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 204077: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 30.08.2019

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Taxonomic list

Amphibia
 Salientia - Ranidae
Rana sp. Linnaeus 1758 frog
 Salientia - Bufonidae
Bufo viridis Laurenti 1768 European green toad
 Salientia - Pelobatidae
Pelobates sp. Wagler 1830 spadefoot toad
Reptilia
 Squamata - Boidae
Eryx jaculus true sand boa
 Squamata - Crotalidae
Vipera sp. Laurenti 1768 pit viper
 Squamata - Colubridae
Colubrinae indet. Oppel 1811 colubrid snake
Natricinae indet. Bonaparte 1838 colubrid snake
 Squamata - Lacertidae
Lacertidae indet. Bonaparte 1831 squamates
Mammalia
 Chiroptera -
Chiroptera indet. Blumenbach 1779 bat
 Rodentia - Gliridae
Myomimus roachi Bate 1937 Mouse-tailed dormouse
Dryomys nitedula Pallas 1778 dormouse
 Rodentia - Sciuridae
"Citellus cf. xanthoprymnus" = Spermophilus
"Citellus cf. xanthoprymnus" = Spermophilus ground squirrel
 Rodentia - Dipodidae
 Rodentia - Zapodidae
Sicista subtilis Pallas 1773 southern birch mouse
 Rodentia - Muridae
Spalax nehringi blind mole
Mus sp. Linnaeus 1758 house mouse
cf. Rattus sp. Fischer 1803 rat
Rattus rattus Linnaeus 1758 black rat
Apodemus sp. Kaup 1829 Eurasian field mouse
Apodemus mystacinus Danford and Alston 1877 Eastern broad-toothed field mouse
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
Microtus guentheri Danford and Alston 1880 Günther's vole
Microtus arvalis Pallas 1779 common vole
Cricetulus migratorius Pallas 1773 mouse