4 km N of Tuzluca (Miocene of Turkey)

Where: Anatolia, Turkey (40.1° N, 43.7° E: paleocoordinates 38.0° N, 41.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Turabi Formation, Early/Lower Miocene (23.0 - 16.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lacustrine; lithology not reported

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Collected in 2010

Collection methods: bulk,

Primary reference: S. Sen, P.-O. Antoine, B. Varol, T. Ayyildiz, and K. Sözeri. 2011. Giant rhinoceros Paraceratherium and other vertebrates from Oligocene and middle Miocene deposits of the Kağızman-Tuzluca Basin, Eastern Turkey. Naturwissenschaften 98:407-423 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 183979: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 23.01.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Osteichthyes
 Osteichthyes -
Osteichthyes indet. Huxley 1880 bony fish
"fish teeth and bones"
Reptilia
 Crocodylia -
Diplocynodon sp. Pomel 1847 crocodilian
Tuz-6
Charophyceae
 Charales - Feistiellaceae