Otranto (Miocene of Italy)

Where: Italy (40.2° N, 18.5° E: paleocoordinates 39.8° N, 18.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Pietra Leccese Formation, Tortonian (11.6 - 7.2 Ma)

• lower Tortonian

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: E. Cioppi. 2014. I cetacei fossili a Firenze, una storia lunga più di 250 anni. Museologia Scientifica Memorie 13:81-89 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 191274: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 20.01.2018

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Cetacea - Kentriodontidae
? Lamprolithax sp. Kellogg 1931 toothed whale