Pedregueras II A (Miocene of Spain)

Where: Zaragoza, Spain (41.1° N, 1.4° W: paleocoordinates 41.3° N, 2.3° W)

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Vallesian (11.6 - 8.7 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution


Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: M. Freudenthal. 1966. On the mammalian fauna of the Hipparion-Beds in the Calatayud-Teruel basin (Prov. Zaragoza, Spain) Part I. Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen. Series B: Palaeontology, Geology, Physics, Chemistry, Anthropology 67(5):296-317 [J. Alroy/E. Leckey/E. Leckey]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 35882: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Erin Leckey on 08.01.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Rodentia - Cricetidae
"Cricetodon decedens" = Cricetodon (Hispanomys) decedens, Megacricetodon debruijni3, "Rotundomys hartenbergeri" = Cricetulodon hartenbergeri2
"Cricetodon decedens" = Cricetodon (Hispanomys) decedens Schaub 1925 mouse
C. decedens aragonensis
Megacricetodon debruijni3 Freudenthal 1968 mouse
"Rotundomys hartenbergeri" = Cricetulodon hartenbergeri2 Freudenthal 1967 mouse
 Rodentia - Gliridae
"Peridyromys dehmi" = Myomimus dehmi1, "Peridyromys multicrestatus n. sp." = Myomimus multicrestatus1
"Peridyromys dehmi" = Myomimus dehmi1 de Bruijn 1966 dormouse
P. dehmi dehmi
"Peridyromys multicrestatus n. sp." = Myomimus multicrestatus1 de Bruijn 1966 dormouse