Mt. Promina (Eocene of Croatia)

Where: Croatia (43.9° N, 16.1° E: paleocoordinates 39.8° N, 13.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: F. Grandi and F. Bona. 2017. Prominatherium dalmatinum from the late Eocene of Grancona (Vicenza, NE Italy). The oldest terrestrial mammal of the Italian peninsula. Comptes Rendus Palevol 16(7):738-745 [P. Holroyd/P. Holroyd/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 189031: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 29.09.2017, edited by Evangelos Vlachos

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Trionychidae
Trionyx austriacus n. sp. Peters 1859 softshell turtle
GBAW (holotype), an incomplete carapace (Peters 1859, pl. 3.1), now lost
Mammalia
 Ungulata - Anthracotheriidae
"Anthracotherium dalmatinum n. sp." = Prominatherium dalmatinum
"Anthracotherium dalmatinum n. sp." = Prominatherium dalmatinum von Meyer 1854 anthracothere