Polylakkos (Pliocene to of Greece)

Also known as POL

Where: Macedonia, Greece (38.0° N, 21.8° E: paleocoordinates 37.9° N, 21.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Villanyian to Villanyian (3.2 - 0.0 Ma)

• Date uncertain - thought to be MNQ18-19, Plio-Pleistocene, Villanyian-Biharian.

Environment/lithology:

Size class: macrofossils

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 34763: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 23.09.2003

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Equus stenonis Cocchi 1867 horse
E. stenonis and Equus stenonis cf. mygdoniensis
 Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae
? Anancus sp. Aymard 1855 gomphothere
 Proboscidea - Elephantidae
Mammuthus cf. meridionalis Nesti 1825 mammoth
 Artiodactyla - Bovidae
Leptobos sp. Rütimeyer 1877 antelope
 Artiodactyla - Cervidae
Cervidae indet., "Pseudodama cf. nestii" = Cervus (Metacervocerus)
Cervidae indet. Gray 1821 deer
"Pseudodama cf. nestii" = Cervus (Metacervocerus) deer
Pseudodama cf. nestii eurygonos