Stazzano: Tortonian, Italy

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Actinopteri - Stomiatiformes - Sternoptychidae
Polyipnus sp. G√ľnther 1887
Actinopteri - Beryciformes - Melamphaidae
Scopelogadus sp. Vaillant 1888
Actinopteri - Beryciformes - Trachichthyidae
Hoplostethus praemediterraneus
Actinopteri - Gadiformes - Macrouridae
Bathygadus novus (Bossoli 1906)
Coelorinchus robustus Robba 1970
Gadomus tejkali Brzobohaty and Schultz 1978
Actinopteri - Myctophiformes
Myctophum fitchi
Hygophum hygomii
Hygophum derthonensis (Nolf and Steurbaut 1983)
Benthosema fitchi Brzobohaty and Schultz 1978
Actinopteri - Myctophiformes - Myctophidae
Diaphus befralai
Diaphus cavallonis
Diaphus metopoclampoides
Scopelopsis pliocenicus (Anfossi and Mosna 1976)
Lampanyctus latesulcatus Nolf and Steurbaut 1983
Lampadena aff. speculigeroides
see common names

Coordinates: 44.7° North, 8.9° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:44.5° North, 8.7° East
Basis of coordinate:estimated from map
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Neogene Epoch:Miocene
Stage:Tortonian 10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 6
Key time interval:Tortonian
Age range of interval:11.62000 - 7.24600 m.y. ago
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: conglomerate
Environment:shallow subtidal indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:mesofossils,microfossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:general faunal/floral analysis
Database number:187596
Authorizer:M. Uhen Enterer:M. Uhen
Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2017-08-03 15:24:52 Last modified:2017-08-03 15:24:52
Access level:the public Released:2017-08-03 15:24:52
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

62922. C.-H. Lin, R. Brzobohaty, D. Nolf and A. Girone. 2017. Tortonian teleost otoliths from northern Italy: taxonomic synthesis and stratigraphic significance. European Journal of Taxonomy 322:1-44 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]