Where: Romania (43.8° N, 25.1° E: paleocoordinates 43.7° N, 25.0° E)
• coordinate based on nearby landmark
When: Villanyian (3.2 - 2.6 Ma)
• Upper Pliocene, MN16b based on the association of Anancus and a primitive Archidiskodon. Fauna has been recovered during gravel extraction, with the exception of the cervids which were found during investigations in 1980.
Size class: macrofossils
Collection methods: salvage
• Material is held in various collections, some at the local school in Lisa.
Primary reference: E. Terzea. 1981. Remarques sur la biostratigraphie du Pliocene du sud de la Plaine Roumanie (Zone de Turni-Magurele). Travaux de l'Institut de Speologie 'Emile Racovitza' 20:113-126 [A. Turner/H. O'Regan/H. O'Regan]more details
Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis
PaleoDB collection 40797: authorized by Alan Turner, entered by Hannah O'Regan on 01.07.2004
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