Mondovi, Madonna della Neve (Miocene of Italy)

Where: Italy (44.4° N, 7.8° E: paleocoordinates 44.7° N, 7.0° E)

• coordinate stated in text

When: Tortonian (11.6 - 7.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; claystone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C.-H. Lin, R. Brzobohaty, D. Nolf and A. Girone. 2017. Tortonian teleost otoliths from northern Italy: taxonomic synthesis and stratigraphic significance. European Journal of Taxonomy 322:1-44 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 187506: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 31.07.2017

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Taxonomic list

Actinopteri
 Argentiniformes - Argentinidae
Nansenia sp. Jordan and Evermann 1896
 Stomiatiformes - Phosichthyidae
? Woodsia sp. Grey 1959
 Stomiatiformes - Sternoptychidae
Polyipnus sp. G√ľnther 1887
 Stomiatiformes -
Polymetme sp. McCulloch 1926
 Stomiatiformes - Gonostomatidae
 Pleuronectiformes - Bothidae
Arnoglossus kokeni Basoli and Schubert 1906 flatfish
 Scombriformes - Gempylidae
Nealotus tripes Johnson 1865
 Acanthomorphata - Caproidae
 Gadiformes - Macrouridae
Bathygadus novus Bossoli 1906
Gadomus tejkali Brzobohaty and Schultz 1978
 Myctophiformes -
Hygophum derthonensis Nolf and Steurbaut 1983
Benthosema aff. glaciale Reinhardt 1837 glacier lantern fish
Benthosema fitchi Brzobohaty and Schultz 1978
 Myctophiformes - Myctophidae
Lobianchia dofleini Zugmayer 1911 Dofleini's lanternfish
Scopelopsis pliocenicus Anfossi and Mosna 1976 lanternfish
Diaphus befralai lanternfish
Diaphus cahuzaci lanternfish
Diaphus cavallonis lanternfish
Diaphus aff. splendidus Brauer 1904 horned lanternfish
Diaphus holti Taaning 1918 small lantern fish
Notoscopelus bolini lanternfish
Notoscopelus elongatus Costa 1844 lanternfish
Notoscopelus resplendens Richardson 1845 lanternfish
Lampanyctus latesulcatus Nolf and Steurbaut 1983 lanternfish
Lampadena aff. dea lanternfish
Lampadena gracillis lanternfish
 Aulopiformes - Scopelarchidae
Scopelarchus analis Brauer 1902
 Alepocephaliformes - Alepocephalidae
Xenodermichthys senesi Nolf and Brzobohaty 1994