Gergeri-Raptis, basal sandy silts, sample KR65 (Miocene of Greece)

Where: Greece (35.1° N, 24.9° E: paleocoordinates 34.8° N, 24.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Tortonian (11.6 - 7.2 Ma)

• Early Tortonian.

Environment/lithology: lagoonal or restricted shallow subtidal; poorly lithified, sandy siltstone

• beneath the lowermost coral reef complex Gergeri-Raptis
• Basal sandy silts

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: C. Faranda, P. Cipollari, D. Cosentino, E. Gliozzi, and G. Pipponzi. 2008. Late Miocene ostracod assemblages from eastern Mediterranean coral reef complexes (central Crete, Greece). Revue de micropaléontologie (51)287-308 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 138312: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 11.01.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Podocopida -
 Podocopida - Candonidae
Candona sp. Baird 1845 ostracod
 Podocopida - Xestoleberididae
Xestoleberis communis Müller 1894 ostracod
 Podocopida - Hemicytheridae
Aurila longa ostracod
Aurila cicatricosa Reuss 1850 ostracod
 Podocopida -
 Podocopida - Cytherideidae
 Podocopida -
Cyamocytheridea dertonensis Ruggieri 1958 ostracod
Cyamocytheridea obstipa Doruk 1978 ostracod
Cyamocytheridea meniscus Doruk 1978 ostracod
Flexus sp. ostracod
Basslerites sp. ostracod
Cyprideis sp. Jones 1857 ostracod
Phlyctenophora farkasi Zalanyi 1913 ostracod
Callistocythere quadrangula Ciampo 1984 ostracod
Peteraurila musculus Aruta and Ruggieri 1980 ostracod
Neonesidea mediterranea Müller 1894 ostracod
Cytheretta semiornata Egger 1858 ostracod
Tenedocythere cruciata Bonaduce et al. 1986 ostracod