Gergeri-Raptis, clayey lenses, sample RA03 (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

• Sample comes from clayey lenses dispersed within the different coral reef complex

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 138583: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 22.01.2013

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 - Cytherideidae
 Podocopida -
Callistocythere "sp. 4" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere "sp. 5" Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
Callistocythere quadrangula Ciampo 1984 ostracod
Neonesidea mediterranea Müller 1894 ostracod
Tenedocythere cruciata Bonaduce et al. 1986 ostracod