Also known as GER
Where: Macedonia, Greece (40.7° N, 23.2° E: paleocoordinates 40.6° N, 23.1° E)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
When: Gerakarou Formation (Premygdonian Group), Villanyian to Villanyian (3.2 - 0.0 Ma)
• Late Villanyian, MNQ18, Late Villafranchian, Plio-Pleistocene. In the Upper levels of the Gerakarou formation.
Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine; red, silty, sandy limestone
Size class: macrofossils
Collection methods: Site excavated by Koufos and collaborators. Material held in the Department of Geology and Physical Geography, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
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 34617: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 12.09.2003
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