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Phaistos, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

Lat/Long (Decimal)35.0515,24.8144
Co-ordinates Derivationbased on nearby landmark Region (for given coordinates)Heraklion, Crete, Greece


CollectionReferenceStratigraphic NameCommentsLithologyAge
PhaistosBernal-Casasola D., Gardeisen A., et al (2016)4500–3300 BCnot reported0.0117 - 0 Ma

Recorded Fossils

Accepted NameHierarchyAge
Balaenoptera physalus
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Cetacea : Balaenopteridae : Balaenoptera : Balaenoptera physalus0.0117 - 0 Ma


Bernal-Casasola D., Gardeisen A., et al (2016) Ancient whale exploitation in the Mediterranean: the archaeological record, Antiquity 90 352, 914-927 doi:10.15184/aqy.2016.116
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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