Milia 1 (=MIL 1) (Pliocene of Greece)

Also known as Lophos

Where: Grevena, Greece (40.2° N, 21.5° E: paleocoordinates 40.1° N, 21.4° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: MN 16a mammal zone, Late/Upper Pliocene (3.6 - 2.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: fluvial; unlithified, medium-grained, brown, yellow sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by E. Tsoukala team in 1997 - 1999

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: E. Vlachos, E. Tsoukala, E. Cregut-Bonnoure, C. Guerin, and D. Mol. 2018. The Paradise Lost of Milia (Grevena, Greece; Late Pliocene, Early Villafranchian, MN15/MN16a): faunal composition and diversity. Quaternary MDPI 1(13):1-18 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 187636: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 06.08.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Proboscidea - Mammutidae
Mammut borsoni Hays 1834 mastodon
partial skeleton, including two complete tusks
 Ungulata - Bovidae
Grevenobos antiquus Cregut-Bonnoure and Tsoukala 2017 antelope