Catakbagyaka (Miocene of Turkey)

Where: Mugla, Turkey (37.2° N, 28.3° E: paleocoordinates 37.3° N, 28.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: MN 7+8 mammal zone, Middle Miocene (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: K. Staesche, H.V. Karl, and U. Staesche. 2007. Fossile Schildkroten aus der Turkei. In U. Staesche (ed.), Fossile Schildkroten aus drei Kontinenten 98:91-149 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 184394: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 23.02.2017

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Trionychidae
Trionyx truinguis softshell turtle
 Testudines - Pantestudinidae
Titanochelon sp. Pérez-García and Vlachos 2014 turtle