Poggio alle Mura (Pliocene of Italy)

Where: Tuscany, Italy (44.0° N, 11.4° E: paleocoordinates 43.9° N, 11.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: MLP2 other zone, Zanclean (5.3 - 3.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: coastal; mudstone

• shelf mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. Dominici, S. Danise, and M. Benvenuti. 2018. Pliocene stratigraphic paleobiology in Tuscany and the fossil record of marine megafauna. Earth-Science Reviews 176:277-310 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 190382: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 06.12.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Cetacea - Balaenidae
Balaenidae indet. Gray 1821 right whale