Pietricica (Piatra Neamt) (Oligocene of Romania)

Where: Romania (46.9° N, 26.4° E: paleocoordinates 43.6° N, 24.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Rupelian (33.9 - 28.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified shale

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: adpression

Primary reference: M. Ciobanu. 1977. Fauna Fosila din Oligocenul de la Piatra Neamt. 1-159 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187379: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 25.07.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
Malacostraca
 Isopoda -
Bivalvia
 Arcida - Glycymerididae
"Pectunculus obovatus" = Glycymeris (Glycymeris) obovata
"Pectunculus obovatus" = Glycymeris (Glycymeris) obovata Lamarck 1819 clam
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Pseudamusium corneum" = Amusium (Pseudamussium), "Chlamys (Chlamys) biarritzensis" = Chlamys biarritzensis
"Pseudamusium corneum" = Amusium (Pseudamussium) scallop
"Chlamys (Chlamys) biarritzensis" = Chlamys biarritzensis d'Archiac 1846 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
Lima sp. Bruguière 1797 file clam
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
Ostrea sp. Linnaeus 1758 oyster
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
Pinna sp. Linnaeus 1758 oyster
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Mytilus sp., "Modiolus (Brachydontes) cf. nysti" = Brachidontes
Mytilus sp. Linnaeus 1758 mussel
"Modiolus (Brachydontes) cf. nysti" = Brachidontes mussel
 Cardiida -
 Cardiida - Chamidae
"Chama (Chama) cf. fimbriata" = Chama fimbriata
"Chama (Chama) cf. fimbriata" = Chama fimbriata Defrance 1817 jewel box
 Cardiida - Glossidae
"Isocardia sp." = Glossus
"Isocardia sp." = Glossus Poli 1795 clam
 Cardiida - Cyrenidae
 Cardiida - Veneridae
 Cardiida - Psammobiidae
 Hiatellida - Hiatellidae
"Panope (Panope) heberti" = Panopea
"Panope (Panope) heberti" = Panopea clam
 Protobranchia - Nuculanidae
"Nuculana (Saccella) gracilis" = Saccella westendorpi Nyst and Westendorp 1839 pointed nut clam
Nuculana capillaceea pointed nut clam
Nuculana perovalis pointed nut clam
Gastropoda
 Patellogastropoda - Lottiidae
 Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae
Turritella sp. Lamarck 1799 turret shell
 Neritoidea - Neritidae
Chondrichthyes
 Lamniformes - Cetorhinidae
"Cetorhinus parvus" = Keasius parvus
"Cetorhinus parvus" = Keasius parvus Leriche 1908 basking shark
 Lamniformes - Lamnidae
Lamna rupeliensis Le Hon 1871 mackerel shark
 Lamniformes - Odontaspididae
"Lamna contortidens" = Odontaspis contortidens, Odontaspis acutissima, "Odontaspis cuspidata" = Carcharias cuspidatus
"Lamna contortidens" = Odontaspis contortidens Agassiz 1843 sand tiger shark
Odontaspis acutissima Agassiz 1843 sand tiger shark
"Odontaspis cuspidata" = Carcharias cuspidatus Agassiz 1843 sand shark
Actinopteri
 Argentiniformes - Argentinidae
 Stomiatiformes - Phosichthyidae
Vinciguerria macarovicii n. sp. Ciobanu 1977
 Scombriformes - Trichiuridae
"Lepidopus glarisianus" = Anenchelum glarisianum
"Lepidopus glarisianus" = Anenchelum glarisianum de Blainville 1818
 Ophidiiformes -
Propteridium profondae n. sp. Ciobanu 1977
 Acanthomorphata - Leiognathidae
Leiognathus altapinus Weiller 1955
 Acanthomorphata - Priacanthidae
Pristigenys spinosus Blainville 1818
 Acanthomorphata - Caproidae
Capros longirostris Kramberger 1882
Capros radobojanus Kramberger 1882
 Gadiformes - Merlucciidae
Palaeogadus intergerinus Daniltshenko 1947
 Myctophiformes - Myctophidae
Myctophum weileri n. sp. Ciobanu 1977 lanternfish
Myctophum robustus n. sp. Ciobanu 1977 lanternfish
Myctophum antelaternatum n. sp. Ciobanu 1977 lanternfish
Myctophum praepterotum n. sp. Ciobanu 1977 lanternfish
Diaphus duosensitivus n. sp. Ciobanu 1977 lanternfish
Lampanyctus longaevus n. sp. Ciobanu 1977 lanternfish
 Aulopiformes - Gonostomidae
Scopeloides paucai n. sp. Ciobanu 1977
 Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei
Alosa sculptata Weiller 1928 hering
Sardinella denticulata n. sp. Ciobanu 1977 hering
Sardinella rata Daniltshenko 1959 hering
Clupea sardinites Heckel 1850 hering
Clupea longimana Heckel 1850 hering
Pomolobus facilis Danil'chenko 1960 hering
Pellonula grasionescui n. sp. Ciobanu 1977 hering