Solo river, near Sambungmacan (Pleistocene of Indonesia)

Where: Central Java, Indonesia (7.4° S, 111.1° E: paleocoordinates 7.3° S, 111.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Kabuh Formation, Middle Pleistocene (0.8 - 0.1 Ma)

• Stratigraphic position estimated by the matrix of the specimen

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; conglomeratic sandstone

• blackish gravelly sand deposits

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Indonesia-Japan joint paleoanthropological Research Team in 2007

• Geology Museum, Bandung (MGB), Indonesia

Primary reference: E. Setiyabudi, A. Takahashi, and Y. Kaifu. 2016. First Certain Fossil Record of Orlitia borneensis (Testudines: Geoemydidae) from the Pleistocene of Central Java, Indonesia. Current Herpetology 35(2):75-82 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 195938: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 31.08.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Pangeoemydidae
Orlitia borneensis Gray 1873 turtle
Isolated right first costal (SM105J) in nearly perfect preservation