Somes Dam (Eocene of Romania)

Where: Romania (46.8° N, 23.5° E: paleocoordinates 42.3° N, 20.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Cluj Limestone Formation, Late/Upper Eocene (37.2 - 33.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: E. P. Dica. 2002. A review of the Eocene diodontids and labrids from Transylvania. Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai, Geologia 47(2):37-46 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186845: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 05.07.2017

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Taxonomic list

 Labriformes - Labridae
 Tetraodontiformes - Diodontidae
"Chilomycterus hilgendorfi" = Progymnodon hilgendorfi
"Chilomycterus hilgendorfi" = Progymnodon hilgendorfi Dames 1883