Gessopalena (Miocene of Italy)

Where: Italy (42.1° N, 14.3° E: paleocoordinates 41.6° N, 13.8° E)

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When: Serravallian (13.8 - 11.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; carbonate

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: G. Carnevale. 2008. Miniature deep-sea hatchetfish (Teleostei: Stomiiformes) from the Miocene of Italy . Geological Magazine 145(1):73-84 [M. Uhen/C. Peredo]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 185387: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Carlos Peredo on 21.04.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Stomiatiformes - Sternoptychidae
Discosternon federicae n. gen. n. sp.
Discosternon federicae n. gen. n. sp. Carnevale 2008