Gergeri-Raptis, clayey lenses, sample GE35 (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

• collected from the basal coral reef complex 0.
• 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 138584: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 22.01.2013

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Podocopida -
 Podocopida - Xestoleberididae
Xestoleberis sp. Sars 1866 ostracod
Xestoleberis communis Müller 1894 ostracod
Xestoleberis dispar Müller 1894 ostracod
 Podocopida - Hemicytheridae
Aurila longa ostracod
Aurila "sp. B" ostracod
Aurila "sp. 1" ostracod
Aurila "sp. 2" ostracod
Aurila cicatricosa Reuss 1850 ostracod
 Podocopida - Loxoconchidae
 Podocopida - Krithidae
Krithe "sp. 1" Brady et al. 1874 ostracod
 Podocopida -
 Podocopida - Cytheruridae
Hemicytherura defiorei Ruggieri 1953 ostracod
 Podocopida - Cytherideidae
 Podocopida -
Cyamocytheridea meniscus Doruk 1978 ostracod
Phlyctenophora farkasi Zalanyi 1913 ostracod
Callistocythere quadrangula Ciampo 1984 ostracod
Neonesidea longevaginata Müller 1894 ostracod
Cytheretta sp. ostracod
Cytheretta semiornata Egger 1858 ostracod
Tenedocythere cruciata Bonaduce et al. 1986 ostracod
 Platycopida - Cytherellidae
Cytherella ex gr. vulgata Ruggieri 1962 ostracod