Poggetto dei Greppoli: Piacenzian, Italy

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Mammalia - Cetacea - Delphinidae
Stenella giulii (Lawley 1876)
recombined as Etruridelphis giulii
see common names

Country:Italy State/province:Tuscany
Coordinates: 43.5° North, 10.5° East (view map)
Paleocoordinates:43.5° North, 10.4° East
Basis of coordinate:estimated from map
Period:Neogene Epoch:Pliocene
Stage:Piacenzian 10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 6
Key time interval:Piacenzian Other zone: MPL4b/MPL5a
Age range of interval:3.60000 - 2.58800 m.y. ago
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: mudstone
Includes fossils?Y
Lithology description: shelf mudstone
Environment:coastal indet.
Modes of preservation:body,original phosphate
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Database number:52064
Authorizer:M. Uhen Enterer:M. Uhen
Modifier:M. Uhen Research group:vertebrate
Created:2005-07-18 11:49:42 Last modified:2017-12-06 14:19:40
Access level:the public Released:2005-07-18 11:49:42
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

12278. G. Bianucci. 1996. The Odontoceti (Mammalia, Cetacea) from Italian Pliocene systematics and phylogenesis of Delphinidae. Palaeontologrphia Italia 83:73-167 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]

Secondary references:

32997 G. Bianucci and W. Landini. 2005. I paleositi a vertebrati fossili della Provinia di Pisa. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali - Memorie serie A 110:1-21 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]
64034 S. Dominici, S. Danise, and M. Benvenuti. 2018. Pliocene stratigraphic paleobiology in Tuscany and the fossil record of marine megafauna. Earth-Science Reviews 176:277-310 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]