Megalopolis TH1 (Pliocene of Greece)

Also known as MGP

Where: Peloponnisos, Greece (37.4° N, 22.1° E: paleocoordinates 37.2° N, 22.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

• late Pliocene, MNQ 18, Late Villafranchian, late Villanyian


Size class: 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 34657: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 15.09.2003

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Taxonomic list

 Rodentia - Cricetidae