Sant Quirze (Miocene of Spain)

Also known as Trinxera del Ferrocarril

Where: Barcelona, Spain (41.5° N, 2.1° E: paleocoordinates 41.7° N, 0.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: 7+8 mammal zone, Middle Miocene (16.0 - 11.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. R. Bataller. 1926. Estudio de los restos fosiles de tortuga recientemente encontrados en Cataluna. Boletin del Instituto Geologico de Espana 46:145-162 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 204220: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 03.09.2019

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Taxonomic list

Reptilia
 Testudines - Pantestudinidae
"Testudo catalaunica n. sp." = Paleotestudo antiqua
"Testudo catalaunica n. sp." = Paleotestudo antiqua Bronn 1831 turtle