Veneto, Eocene (Eocene of Italy)

Where: Italy (45.7° N, 11.9° E: paleocoordinates 41.8° N, 9.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Priabonian (38.0 - 33.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: limestone

Primary reference: A. de Zigno. 1882. Nuove aggiunte alla fauna Eocena del Veneto. Memoire R. Inst. Veneto Sci. Lett. Arti 21:775-790 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 65036: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 18.09.2006

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Taxonomic list

Malacostraca
 Isopoda -
Bivalvia
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
Cephalopoda
 Nautilida - Hercoglossidae
"Nautilus leonicensis" = Cimomia leonicensis
"Nautilus leonicensis" = Cimomia leonicensis de Zigno 1881 nautiloid
Chondrichthyes
 Pristiformes - Pristidae
Actinopteri
 Alepisauriformes - Dercetidae
"Coelorhynchus rectus" = Cylindracanthus rectus
"Coelorhynchus rectus" = Cylindracanthus rectus Agassiz 1843
Reptilia
 Squamata - Palaeophiidae
Mammalia
 Sirenia - Dugongidae
Halitherium sp. Kaup 1838 dugong