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Vardiana, Kissamos, Chania, Crete, Greece

Lat/Long (Decimal)35.45,23.6667
Co-ordinates Derivationestimated from map Region (for given coordinates)Kissamos, Chania, Crete, Greece


CollectionReferenceStratigraphic NameCommentsLithologyAge
Vardiana, Crete, GreeceBaron-Szabo R. C. (1995)Koukounarasframestone11.62 - 7.246 Ma

Recorded Fossils

Accepted NameHierarchyAge
Tarbellastraea carryensis
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Faviidae : Tarbellastraea : Tarbellastraea carryensis11.62 - 7.246 Ma
Favites neglecta
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Merulinidae : Favites : Favites neglecta11.62 - 7.246 Ma
Plantae : Rhodophyta : Florideophyceae : Corallinales : Corallinaceae11.62 - 7.246 Ma


Baron-Szabo R. C. (1995) Taxonomy and palaeoecology of Late Miocene corals of NW-Crete (Gramvoússa, Roka- and Koukounaras-Fms.), Berliner geowissenschaftliche Abhandlungen E16, 569-577
Data courtesy of: PBDB: The Paleobiology Database, Creative Commons CC-BY licenced. , GBIF: the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, various licences, iDigBio, various licences, and EOL: The Encyclopedia of Life (Open Data Public Domain). Because fossils are made of minerals too!
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