1Km SE of Quranwalla (Pleistocene of India)

Where: India (30.8° N, 76.9° E: paleocoordinates 30.0° N, 77.1° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Pinjore Member (Upper Siwaliks Formation), Early/Lower Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; claystone

• alternations of clays, gravels, and sands with common cross-stratification, indicative of fluvial facies

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: B. S. Tewari and G. L. Badam. 1969. A new species of fossil turtle from the Upper Siwaliks of Pinjore, India. Palaeontology 12(4):555-558 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 195860: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 28.08.2018

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Pangeoemydidae
"Geoclemys sivalensis n. sp." = Geoclemys hamiltonii
"Geoclemys sivalensis n. sp." = Geoclemys hamiltonii Gray 1831 Spotted pond turtle
A/665, partial shell