Pou de l’Olm (Miocene of Spain)

Also known as Cala Barques; Cala Sant Vicenç

Where: Mallorca, Spain (39.9° N, 3.1° E: paleocoordinates 40.0° N, 1.6° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Calcarenites of Sant Elm Formation, Burdigalian (20.4 - 16.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Collection methods: Museu Balear de Ciències Naturals de Sóller

Primary reference: G. Mas and M. T. Antunes. 2014. Presència de Tomistoma cf. lusitanica (Vianna i Moraes, 1945) (Reptilia: Crocodylia) al Burdigalià inferior de Mallorca (Illes Balears, Mediterrània occidental). Implicacions paleoambientals. Bolletí de la Societat d'Història Natural de les Balears 51:131-146 [P. Mannion/P. Mannion/P. Mannion]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 155253: authorized by Philip Mannion, entered by Philip Mannion on 03.04.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Chondrichthyes
 Plagiostomi - Squalidae
"Carcharodon megalodon" = Otodus megalodon
"Carcharodon megalodon" = Otodus megalodon Agassiz 1843 megalodon
Teeth (occurrence based on Vicens and Rodríguez-Perea 2003 [Reference: 52107])
 Euselachii -
Batoidea indet. ray
Tooth
 Pristiformes - Pristidae
Pristis cf. aquitanus sawfish
Tooth
 Lamniformes - Lamnidae
Isurus cf. oxyrinchus Rafinesque 1810 mako shark
Teeth and fragments
 Lamniformes - Odontaspididae
Carcharias cf. taurus Rafinesque 1810 sand shark
Teeth and fragments
 Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae
Galeocerdo aduncus Agassiz 1843 tiger shark
Teeth and fragments
Carcharhinus spp. de Blainville 1816 requiem shark
Teeth and fragments
 Carchariniformes - Hemigaleidae
"Hemipristis serra" = Hemipristis heteropleurus
"Hemipristis serra" = Hemipristis heteropleurus Agassiz 1844 ground shark
Teeth and fragments
Gnathostomata
  -
Osteichthyes indet. bony fish
Vertebrae
Actinopteri
 Spariformes - Sparidae
Sparidae indet. Cuvier 1817
Teeth
Sparus cinctus Agassiz 1843
Teeth
Dentex sp. Cuvier 1815
Teeth
 Labriformes - Labridae
Labrodon sp. Gervais 1857
Plates
Labrodon multidens Münster 1846
Plates
 Tetraodontiformes - Diodontidae
Diodon vetus Leidy 1855
Plates & fragments
 Tetraodontiformes - Balistidae
Balistes lerichei Bauzà 1949
Teeth and fragments
Reptilia
 Crocodylia -
"Tomistoma cf. lusitanica" = Thecachampsa antiquus
"Tomistoma cf. lusitanica" = Thecachampsa antiquus Leidy 1852 crocodilian
Teeth (held at the Museu Balear de Ciències Naturals de Sóller)
Trigonodon jugleri
  - Trigonodontidae
Trigonodon jugleri Münster 1846
Teeth