Corrales (Canteras) (Eocene of Spain)

Also known as Z-1

Where: Zamora, Spain (41.7° N, 4.1° W: paleocoordinates 38.4° N, 6.9° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Entrala Formation, Lutetian (47.8 - 41.3 Ma)

• Upper level of Middle Lutetian

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: F. Roman and J. Royo Gomez. 1922. Sur l'existence des mamiferes Luteciens dans le bassin du Douro (Espagne). Comptes Rendus 175:1221-1223 [J. Alroy/J. Wertheim/J. Wertheim]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41308: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Jill Wertheim on 12.07.2004

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Taxonomic list

Actinopteri
 Acanthomorphata - Percichthyidae
Percichthyidae indet.1 Jordan and Eigenman 1890
Reptilia
 Testudines - Carettochelyidae
"Allaeochelys casasecai n. sp." = Allaeochelys delheidi2
"Allaeochelys casasecai n. sp." = Allaeochelys delheidi2 Dollo 1886 turtle
Multiple fragments comprising holotype
 Loricata -
"Crocodilia indet." = Crocodylia1
"Crocodilia indet." = Crocodylia1 Owen 1842 crocodilian
Mammalia
 Perissodactyla - Lophiodontidae
Lophiodon sp. Cuvier 1822 odd-toed ungulate
 Perissodactyla - Hyrachyidae
"Chasmotherium minimum" = Hyrachyus
"Chasmotherium minimum" = Hyrachyus odd-toed ungulate