Poggetto dei Greppoli (Pliocene of Italy)

Where: Tuscany, Italy (43.5° N, 10.5° E: paleocoordinates 43.5° N, 10.4° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: MPL4b/MPL5a other zone, Sabbie di S. Giusto Member, Piacenzian (3.6 - 2.6 Ma)

Environment/lithology: coastal; mudstone

• shelf mudstone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original phosphate

Primary reference: 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]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 52064: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 18.07.2005

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Taxonomic list

 Cetacea - Delphinidae
"Stenella giulii" = Etruridelphis giulii
"Stenella giulii" = Etruridelphis giulii Lawley 1876 dolphin