Esterházy Cave, Csákvár (Miocene of Hungary)

Where: Hungary (47.4° N, 18.5° E: paleocoordinates 47.1° N, 18.3° E)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: MN 11 (8.7 - 7.8 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: L. Werdelin and B. Kurtén. 1999. Allohyaena (Mammalia: Carnivora): giant hyaenid from the Late Miocene of Hungary. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 126(3):319-334 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 135820: authorized by Pete Wagner, entered by Pete Wagner on 10.11.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Rodentia - Muridae
Parapodemus sp. Schaub 1938 mouse
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Hipparion sp. de Christol 1832 hipparionine horse
 Tribosphenida - Soricidae
Amblycoptus sp. Kormos 1926 red-toothed shrew
 Carnivora - Hyaenidae
"Allohyaena kadici n. sp." = Allohyaena kadici, "Xenohyaena csakvarensis n. sp." = Allohyaena kadici
"Allohyaena kadici n. sp." = Allohyaena kadici Kretzoi 1938 hyaena
"Xenohyaena csakvarensis n. sp." = Allohyaena kadici Kretzoi 1938 hyaena
 Ungulata - Cervidae
Cervavitus sp. Chomenko 1913 deer