Litke 1
Basic information
Sample name: Litke 1

Reference: J. Hír. 2013. Early and Middle Miocene (MN5-MN6) transitional rodent fauna from Litke (North Hungary, Nógrád County). Fragmenta Palaeontologica Hungarica 30:101-137 [ER 2346]
Country: Hungary

Coordinate: 47° 50' N, 19° 41' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "N 47° 49.727', E 19° 40.668'"
"interbedded between the Tar Dacite Tuff and the Sámsonháza Formation"
"MN5-MN6"; compared to a series of faunas with radiometric dates of 14.8 to 15.2 Ma
Climate and habitat
Substrate: ground surface
Lithology: claystone
Habitat comments: "fossiliferous clay and diatomaceous earth"
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: screenwash
Sample size: 161
Years: 2004 - 2007
Sampling comments: "soaked samples were screen-washed using a sieve net"
other small mammals are present but not described
Sample: 2511
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-02-13 13:49:17
Modified: 2017-02-17 13:44:04
Abundance distribution
8 species
2 singletons
total count 161
standardised richness: 4.0
Fisher's α: 1.769
geometric series k: 0.5266
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6199
Shannon's H: 1.2600
Good's u: 0.9876