Baden Rauchstallbrunngraben (Miocene of Austria)

Where: Austria (48.0° N, 16.2° E: paleocoordinates 47.4° N, 15.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: NN5 nannofossil zone, Langhian (16.0 - 13.8 Ma)

• Baden Group, Leitha limestone, Baden conglomerate, late Middle Badenian

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; conglomerate

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: D. P. Domning and P. Pervesler. 2012. The sirenian Metaxytherium (Mammalia: Dugongidae) in the Badenian (Middle Miocene) of Central Europe. Austrian Journal of Earth Sciences 105(3):125-160 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 148216: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 16.07.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rotaliina
 Rotaliacea - Rotaliidae
 Rotaliacea - Elphidiidae
Mammalia
 Sirenia - Dugongidae
Metaxytherium medium Desmarest 1822 dugong
juvenile individual
Echinoidea
 Clypeasteroida - Clypeasteridae
Clypeaster sp. Lamarck 1801 sand dollar
 Ichnofossils -
Teredolites sp. Leymerie 1842