Plines-1 (Pleistocene of Spain)

Where: Andalucia, Spain (37.2° N, 3.6° W: paleocoordinates 37.2° N, 3.7° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: A. Ruiz Bustos. 1991. Primeros datos sobre la fauna de roedores del yacimiento Pleistoceno de Plines-1 (Cuenca de Granada, Cordilleras B├ęticas). Geogaceta 10:17-19 [J. Alroy/J. Wertheim/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36760: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Jill Wertheim on 13.02.2004

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Taxonomic list

Actinopteri
 Cypriniformes - Cyprinidae
Barbus aff. boragei carp-like fish
Leuciscus pyrenaicus carp-like fish
Aves
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Aves indet. Linnaeus 1758 bird
Reptilia
 Squamata - Lacertidae
Lacertidae indet. Bonaparte 1831 lizard
Mammalia
 Rodentia - Muridae
Apodemus aff. sylvaticus Linnaeus 1758 wood mouse
Castillomys plinensis n. sp. mouse
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
 Lipotyphla - Talpidae
Talpa sp. Linnaeus 1758 mole
 Tribosphenida - Soricidae
Sorex sp. Linnaeus 1758 long-tailed shrew
Crocidura sp. Wagler 1832 white-toothed shrew