Serbia, Sibnica (Miocene of Serbia and Montenegro)

Where: Serbia, Serbia and Montenegro (43.3° N, 21.2° E: paleocoordinates 42.8° N, 20.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Sarmatian (12.7 - 11.6 Ma)

• Probably lower Sarmat

Environment/lithology: fluvial-lacustrine; unlithified, carbonaceous claystone and unlithified, conglomeratic sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: bulk,

Primary reference: Z. Petronijevic. 1967. Srednjomiocenska i donjosarmatska (stajerska) fauna sisara Srbije; Die Mittelmiozäne und Untersarmatische (Steirische) Säugetierfauna Serbiens. (The middle Miocene and lower Sarmatian (Styrian) mammalian fauna of Serbia). CODEN: PLJUA9: Zagreb: Jugoslavenska Akademija Znanosti i Umjetnosti, 160 p. illus. (incl. geol. maps) [J. Alroy/S. Kuemmell/S. Kuemmell]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 39714: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Susanna Kümmell on 05.06.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Gastropoda
 Littorinoidea - Pomatiasidae
Pomatias sp. Stimpson 1860 periwinkle
 Pulmonata - Filholiidae
Triptychia sp. Sandberger 1876 slug
 Helicoidea - Helicidae
Cepaea sp. Held 1838 slug
 Limacoidea - Limacidae
Mammalia
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
Cricetodon helveticum mouse
nov. subsp. laskarevi
"Cricetodon breve" = Democricetodon brevis Schaub 1925 mouse
 Rodentia - Sciuridae
"Sciurus cf. bredai" = Spermophilinus bredai
"Sciurus cf. bredai" = Spermophilinus bredai von Meyer 1848 squirrel
 Lipotyphla - Erinaceidae
Galerix exilis de Blainville 1839 hedgehog
 Lipotyphla - Talpidae
Scaptonyx edwardsi Gaillard 1899 Long-tailed mole
 Perissodactyla - Equidae
Anchitherium aurelianense Cuvier 1825 anchitheriine horse
 Tribosphenida - Soricidae
Sorex dehmi, "Trimylus sansaniensis" = Pseudotrimylus
Sorex dehmi long-tailed shrew
"Trimylus sansaniensis" = Pseudotrimylus shrew
 Carnivora - Viverridae
 Carnivora - Herpestidae
 Proboscidea - Gomphotheriidae
"Mastodon angustidens" = Tetrabelodon angustidens
"Mastodon angustidens" = Tetrabelodon angustidens Cuvier 1806 gomphothere
f. subtapiroidea
 Artiodactyla - Lagomerycidae
 Artiodactyla - Bovidae
Hyalinia
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