Elbistan (Pliocene of Turkey)

Where: Maras, Turkey (38.2° N, 37.2° E: paleocoordinates 38.0° N, 37.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: MN 15 mammal zone, Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine; 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 184396: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 23.02.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Testudines - Pangeoemydidae