Debren-1 (Pliocene of Romania)

Where: Romania (45.9° N, 25.8° E: paleocoordinates 46.0° N, 25.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

• Upper Pliocene, MN16a. Sandy silts with broken shells (layer 7).

Environment/lithology:

• Littoral facies.
• Sandy silts.

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: molluscs present, but not described in this paper.

Primary reference: C. Radulescu and P. Samson. 1985. Pliocene and Pleistocene mammalian biostratigraphy in southeastern Transylvania (Romania). Travaux de l'Institut de Speologie "Emile Racovitza". 24:85-95 [A. Turner/H. O'Regan/H. O'Regan]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 40121: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 18.06.2004

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Taxonomic list

Mammalia
 Rodentia - Cricetidae
Mimomys gracilis vole
Mimomys gracilis transylvanicus
 Lagomorpha - Leporidae
Leporidae indet. Fischer de Waldheim 1817 rabbit
 Lipotyphla - Talpidae
"Desmana kormosi" = Galemys kormosi
"Desmana kormosi" = Galemys kormosi Schreuder 1940 Pyrenean desman
 Tribosphenida - Soricidae
Blarinoides mariae Sulimski 1959 red-toothed shrew