Bergbaues Trimmelkam (Miocene of Austria)

Where: Salzach, Austria (48.1° N, 12.8° E: paleocoordinates 48.3° N, 11.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Middle Miocene (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; coal

Collection methods: surface (in situ)

Primary reference: H. Zapfe. 1961. Ein Primatenfund aus der Molasse von Oberoesterreich. Paläontologische Zeitschrift 35(1-2) [J. Hunter/M. Hall/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34538: authorized by John Hunter, entered by Meg Hall on 07.09.2003

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Primates - Pliopithecidae
Pliopithecus (Plesiopliopithecus) lockeri n. subgen. n. sp. monkey
mandible with two premolars and the first molar intact