Gergeri-Raptis, clayey lenses, sample RA14 (Miocene of Greece)

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

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Tortonian (11.6 - 7.2 Ma)

• Early Tortonian

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; poorly lithified claystone

• Sample comes from clayey lenses dispersed within the 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 138425: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 17.01.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Ostracoda
 Podocopida -
 Podocopida - Xestoleberididae
Xestoleberis dispar Müller 1894 ostracod
 Podocopida - Hemicytheridae
Aurila longa ostracod
Aurila cicatricosa Reuss 1850 ostracod
 Podocopida - Paracytherideidae
 Podocopida - Loxoconchidae
 Podocopida - Cytherideidae
 Podocopida -
Callistocythere "sp. 1" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere "sp. 3" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere quadrangula Ciampo 1984 ostracod
Neonesidea longevaginata Müller 1894 ostracod
Neonesidea mediterranea Müller 1894 ostracod
Tenedocythere cruciata Bonaduce et al. 1986 ostracod
 Platycopida - Cytherellidae
Arutella saheliensis
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