Camino (Miocene to of Italy)

Where: Italy (45.8° N, 12.5° E: paleocoordinates 45.6° N, 12.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Late/Upper Miocene to Late/Upper Miocene (11.6 - 2.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; claystone

• marne argillose

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: A. Portis. 1886. Catalogo descrittivo dei Talassoterii rinevnuti nei Terreni Terziarii del Piemonte e Della Ligura. Memorie della Reale Accademia Scienze di Torino 37(2):247-365 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 191281: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 20.01.2018

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Taxonomic list

 Cetacea -
Champsodelphis italicus n. sp. Portis 1886 toothed whale