Sample EP-Z, Episkopi (Permian of Greece)

Where: Attica, Greece (37.3° N, 23.4° E: paleocoordinates 8.7° S, 26.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• hand sample-level geographic resolution

When: Episkopi Formation, Wuchiapingian (259.9 - 254.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: gray limestone

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: AMPG: Museum of Paleontology and Geology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece

Primary reference: T. Argyriou, C. Romano, J. D. Carrillo-Briceno, M. Brosse, and R. Hofmann. 2017. The oldest record of gnathostome fossils from Greece: Chondrichthyes from the Lopingian of Hydra Island. Palaeontologia Electronica 20.1.8A:1-9 [M. Uhen/B. Shipps/R. Butler]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 190566: authorized by Richard Butler, entered by Richard Butler on 12.12.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Euselachii -
Euselachii indet. elasmobranch
AMPG 551, one fragmented dermal denticle
 Hybodontiformes -
Hybodontiformes indet. elasmobranch
AMPG 550, tooth