Vážany nad Litavou (Miocene of Czech Republic)

Where: Moravia, Czech Republic (49.1° N, 16.9° E: paleocoordinates 49.4° N, 15.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Zdanice-Hustopece Formation, Burdigalian (20.4 - 16.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; shale

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: B. Reichenbacher, R. Gregorová, Kına Holcová, R. Sanda, J. Vukice and T. Prikryl. 2018. Discovery of the oldest Gobius (Teleostei, Gobiiformes) from a marine ecosystem of Early Miocene age. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 16(6):493-513 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 222391: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 24.09.2021

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Fagales - Juglandaceae
Engelhardia sp. Blume 1825
"Monocotyledonae indet." = Monocotyledoneae
"Monocotyledonae indet." = Monocotyledoneae
 Aves -
Aves indet. bird
bird feather
 Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei
Clupea longimana Heckel 1850 herring
 Acanthomorphata - Caproidae
Capros radobojanus Kramberger 1882
 Scombriformes - Scombridae
Scombridae indet. Rafinesque 1815
 Scombriformes - Trichiuridae
"Lepidopus glarisianus" = Anenchelum glarisianum
"Lepidopus glarisianus" = Anenchelum glarisianum de Blainville 1818
 Syngnathiformes - Syngnathidae
Syngnathus sp. Linnaeus 1758 pipefish
 Gobiiformes - Gobiidae
Gobius jarosi n. sp. Reichenbacher et al. 2018 goby
 Gadiformes - Merlucciidae
 Stomiatiformes - Phosichthyidae
Vinciguerria sp. Jordan and Evermann 1895
 Decapoda - Portunidae
Portunus oligocenicus Paucǎ 1929 swimming crab