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Location map and fossil metatherians from the Eocene Pontide terrane in central Anatolia.

By Grégoire Métais (516537), Pauline M. Coster (5963345), John R. Kappelman (5963348), Alexis Licht (5674568), Faruk Ocakoğlu (5674553), Michael H. Taylor (5963351) and K. Christopher Beard (4038173)


<p><b>A</b>, Map showing location of the Orhaniye Basin on the Pontide terrane as well as the location of major Anatolian suture zones. <b>B</b>, EOU-UCF-2, holotype left M<sup>2</sup> in occlusal view of the herpetotheriid metatherian <i>Galatiadelphys minor</i>. Scale bar, 1 mm. <b>C</b>, EOU-UCF-3, left M<sup>3</sup> in occlusal view of the anatoliadelphyid metatherian <i>Orhaniyeia nauta</i>. <b>D-F</b>, occlusal views of selected teeth preserved in EOU-UCF-4, holotype associated left and right dentary fragments of <i>Orhaniyeia nauta</i>. <b>D</b>, right P<sub>3</sub>; <b>E</b>, right M<sub>1-2</sub>; <b>F</b>, left M<sub>4</sub>. Scale bar for teeth of <i>Orhaniyeia nauta</i>, 5 mm.</p

Topics: Molecular Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Ecology, Cancer, Environmental Sciences not elsewhere classified, Uzun çar Formation, Pontide terrane, insular, Eocene dispersal corridor, Deep Time Island biotas, fauna, Eocene Pontide terrane, L ül Member, metatherian
Year: 2018
DOI identifier: 10.1371/journal.pone.0206181.g001
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