Gergeri-Raptis, silts, sample RA36 (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. Not younger than Zone MNN9

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

• Samples are from the upper silts heteropic to the uppermost coral reef complex
• 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 138337: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 15.01.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Ostracoda
 Podocopida -
 Podocopida - Xestoleberididae
Xestoleberis "sp. 1" Sars 1866 ostracod
Xestoleberis "sp. 2" Sars 1866 ostracod
Xestoleberis communis Müller 1894 ostracod
Xestoleberis dispar Müller 1894 ostracod
 Podocopida - Hemicytheridae
Aurila cicatricosa Reuss 1850 ostracod
 Podocopida - Cytherideidae
 Podocopida -
Phlyctenophora farkasi Zalanyi 1913 ostracod
Callistocythere quadrangula Ciampo 1984 ostracod
Neonesidea longevaginata Müller 1894 ostracod
 Platycopida - Cytherellidae
Cytherella ex gr. vulgata Ruggieri 1962 ostracod