Damatria (Pliocene of Greece)

Also known as DAM

Where: Rhodes, Greece (36.4° N, 28.2° E: paleocoordinates 36.3° N, 28.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Villanyian (3.2 - 2.6 Ma)

• Early Villanyian, Pliocene, MNQ16, Early/Middle Villafranchian

Environment/lithology:

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: G. D. Koufos. 2001. The Villafranchian mammalian faunas and biochronology of Greece. Bollettino della Societa Paleontologica Italiana 40(2):217-223 [A. Turner/H. O'Regan/H. O'Regan]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34591: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 11.09.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Rodentia - Muridae
Apodemus cf. dominans Eurasian field mouse
? Thallomys sp. Thomas 1920 mouse
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
 Rodentia - Gliridae
Myomimus sp. Ognev 1924 dormouse
 Rodentia - Hystricidae
Hystrix sp. Linnaeus 1758 porcupine
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Equus sp. Linnaeus 1758 horse
 Artiodactyla - Suidae
 Artiodactyla - Bovidae
Leptobos sp. Rütimeyer 1877 antelope