Gergeri-Raptis, clayey lenses, sample RA15 (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: shallow subtidal; poorly lithified claystone

• Clayey lenses dispersed within thw different coral reef complexes

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 138332: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 14.01.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Podocopida -
 Podocopida - Xestoleberididae
Xestoleberis communis Müller 1894 ostracod
Xestoleberis dispar Müller 1894 ostracod
 Podocopida - Hemicytheridae
Aurila longa ostracod
Aurila cicatricosa Reuss 1850 ostracod
Pokornyella italica Ruggieri et al. 1977 ostracod
 Podocopida - Cytheruridae
Hemicytherura defiorei Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
 Podocopida - Cytherideidae
 Podocopida -
Grinioneis haidingeri Reuss 1850 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bairdiidae
Neonesidea longevaginata Müller 1894 ostracod
Neonesidea mediterranea Müller 1894 ostracod
 Podocopida -
Phlyctenophora farkasi Zalanyi 1913 ostracod
Callistocythere "sp. 6" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere "sp. 2" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere "sp. 4" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere "sp. 5" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere quadrangula Ciampo 1984 ostracod
Tenedocythere cruciata Bonaduce et al. 1986 ostracod
 Platycopida - Cytherellidae
Cytherella sp. Jones 1849 ostracod
 Podocopa - Loxoconchidae
Arutella saheliensis