Gergeri-Raptis, clayey lenses, sample RA25 (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 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 138431: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 18.01.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Podocopida -
 Podocopida - Xestoleberididae
Xestoleberis communis Müller 1894 ostracod
 Podocopida - Hemicytheridae
 Podocopida - Loxoconchidae
 Podocopida - Cytheruridae
Hemicytherura defiorei Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
 Podocopida -
Grinioneis haidingeri Reuss 1850 ostracod
Callistocythere "sp. 1" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere "sp. 2" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere "sp. 4" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere quadrangula Ciampo 1984 ostracod
Neonesidea longevaginata Müller 1894 ostracod
Neonesidea mediterranea Müller 1894 ostracod
Pokornyella italica Ruggieri et al. 1977 ostracod
Tenedocythere cruciata Bonaduce et al. 1986 ostracod