G1584, MusalĂ  (Pleistocene of Italy)

Where: Italy (38.2° N, 15.7° E: paleocoordinates 38.2° N, 15.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Calabrian (1.8 - 0.8 Ma)

• "Lower Pleistocene" - Calabrian based on Hyalinea baltica

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; sandy claystone

• circalittoral zone, coastal detrital with mud
• No information about lithification

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Istituto di Geologie e di Paleontologia dell'Universita di Messina

Primary reference: M. Gaetani and D. Sacca. 1985. Brachiopodi Neogenici e Pleistocenici della provincia di Messina e della Calabria meridionale. Geologica Romana 22:1-43 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187566: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 01.08.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Megathyrididae
 Terebratulida - Terebratulidae
Gryphus minor Philippi 1836
 Terebratulida - Cancellothyrididae
Terebratulina retusa Linnaeus 1758