EARLY MIOCENE INSULAR VERTEBRATES FROM LAERRU (SARDINIA, ITALY): PRELIMINARY NOTE

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ZOBOLI, DANIEL; PILLOLA, GIAN LUIGI; (2017)
  • Publisher: Università degli Studi di Milano
  • Journal: Rivista Italiana di Paleontologia e Stratigrafia (Research In Paleontology and Stratigraphy) (issn: 2039-4942, eissn: 0035-6883)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.13130/2039-4942/8073
  • Subject: Sardinia | QE1-996.5 | Geology | Aves | Vertebrates | Paleontology | QE701-760 | Reptilia | Mammalia | Early Miocene; Vertebrates; Mammalia; Aves; Reptilia; Insular fauna; Sardinia; Italy | Early Miocene | Insular fauna | Italy

A new vertebrate assemblage was discovered in an Early  Miocene lacustrine deposit near the village of Laerru (northern Sardinia, Italy). The assemblage is composed by mammals, reptiles and a bird. The mammals are represented by three ruminants (cf. Sardomeryx oschirien... View more
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