Voutes (Pliocene of Greece)

Where: Crete, Greece (35.3° N, 25.1° E: paleocoordinates 35.1° N, 24.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

When: Piacenzian (3.6 - 2.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Preservation: mold/impression

Primary reference: J. Gaudant, B. Delrieau, M. D. Dermitzakis and N. K. Symeonidis. 1994. Découverte d’une ichthyofaune marine dans les diatomites du Pliocène supérieur (Plaisancien) des environs d’Héraklion (Crète centrale, Grèce). Comptes Rendus Academie de Seances Paris 319:589-596 [E. Vlachos/E. Vlachos]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 207357: authorized by Evangelos Vlachos, entered by Evangelos Vlachos on 08.01.2020

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Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Actinopteri
 Anguilliformes - Congridae
Rhynchoconger pantanellii Bassoli and Schubert 1906 conger eel
 Stomiatiformes - Sternoptychidae
Maurolicus muelleri Gmelin 1789 Mueller's pearlside
 Beloniformes - Belonidae
Belone sp. Oken 1816
 Atheriniformes - Atherinidae
Atherina boyeri Risso 1810 silverside
 Blenniiformes - Blenniidae
 Pleuronectiformes - Bothidae
Arnoglossus kokeni Basoli and Schubert 1906 flatfish
 Syngnathiformes - Syngnathidae
Syngnathus sp. Linnaeus 1758 pipefish
 Scombriformes - Trichiuridae
Lepidopus sp. Gouan 1770
 Kurtiformes - Apogonidae
Apogon sp. Lacépède 1802 Cardinalfish
 Ophidiiformes - Carapidae
 Ophidiiformes - Bythitidae
Grammonus ater Risso 1810
 Perciformes -
Oblada melanura perch-like fish
 Perciformes - Serranidae
Epigonus aff. denticulatus Dieuzeide 1950 perch-like fish
 Perciformes -
Aphia minuta perch-like fish
 Perciformes - Cepolidae
Cepola macrophthalma perch-like fish
 Perciformes -
Verilus mutinensis perch-like fish
 Perciformes - Gobioidei
 Spariformes - Sparidae
 Gadiformes - Gadidae
Gadiculus labiatus Schubert 1905
 Gadiformes - Bregmacerotidae
Bregmaceros albyi Sauvage 1880
 Gadiformes - Moridae
Laemonema sp. Guenther 1862
 Myctophiformes -
Hygophum benoiti Cocco 1838 Benoit's lanternfish
 Myctophiformes - Myctophidae
Lobianchia dofleini Zugmayer 1911 Dofleini's lanternfish
Scopelopsis pliocenicus Anfossi and Mosna 1976 lanternfish
Diaphus cavallonis lanternfish
Diaphus taaningi Norma 1930 slopewater lanternfish
Diaphus aff. splendidus Brauer 1904 horned lanternfish
Diaphus holti Taaning 1918 small lantern fish
Notoscopelus resplendens Richardson 1845 lanternfish
Ceratoscopelus maderensis Lowe 1839 Madeira lantern fish
 Aulopiformes - Chlorophthalmidae
Chlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte 1840
 Clupeiformes - Clupeoidei
Spratelloides sp. Bleeker 1851 herring
? Sardina sp. Antipa 1905 hering
Alosa sp. Linck 1790 hering