Dudar-218 borehole (Eocene of Hungary)

Where: Hungary (47.3° N, 17.9° E: paleocoordinates 40.5° N, 15.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Lutetian (47.8 - 41.3 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, muddy limestone

• shallow warm water and under normal salinity conditions (sub-littoral platform facies)
• grey or yellowish grey limestone. Brachiopods found in marly layers of the formation

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Department of Geology and Paleontology of the Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest (inventory numbers 2006.16.1-2006.48.1)

Primary reference: Z. Vician, H. Krock, and Z. Kovacs. 2017. New gastropod records from the Cenozoic of Hungary. Hungarian Geological Society 147(3):265-282 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 191167: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 12.01.2018

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