Huescar 4 (Pliocene of Spain)

Also known as Hu├ęscar

Where: Granada, Spain (37.8° N, 2.5° W: paleocoordinates 37.9° N, 2.9° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

• no information on dates

Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine

Size class: microfossils

Primary reference: J. C. Llovera. 1989. Microfauna (Foraminiferos y Ostracodos) en el Neogeno y Cuaternario de la cuenca de Guadix-Baza y corredor Huercal-Overa. In A.T. Alberdi and F.P. Bonadonna (eds.), Geologia y Paleontologia de la cuenca de Guadix-Baza. Trabajos sobre el Neogeno Cuaternario, Museo National de Ciencias Naturales (CSIC), Madrid 119-125 [A. Turner/H. O'Regan/H. O'Regan]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 35258: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 21.11.2003

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Taxonomic list

Ostracoda
 Podocopida -
Cyprideis torosa ostracod
present
Gastropoda
 Rissooidea - Bithyniidae
Bithynia sp.2 Leach 1818 snail
(operculos)
 Pulmonata - Milacidae
Milacidae indet.2 Ellis 1926 slug
 Basommatophora - Planorbidae
Gyraulus sp.2 Charpentier 1837 pulmonate
Actinopteri
 Cypriniformes - Cyprinidae
Leuciscus pyrenaicus1 carp-like fish
3 teeth, MNI = 1.