Tuglu (TU6/7)
Basic information
Sample name: Tuglu (TU6/7)

Reference: P. Joniak and H. de Bruijn. 2015. Rodents from the Upper Miocene Tuglu Formation (Cankiri Basin, Central Anatolia, Turkey). Paläontologische Zeitschrift 89(4):1039-1056 [ER 2357]
Country: Turkey

Coordinate: 40° 25' 24" N, 34° 18' 45" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "lower Vallesian (MN9)" (i.e., about 10.5 Ma)
Climate and habitat
Substrate: ground surface
Lithology: claystone
Habitat comments: "fluvio-lacustrine deposits... characterized by a succession of clays, silty and sandy clays, with patchy sand bodies"
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: screenwash
Sample size: 83
Years: 2008 - 2011
Sampling comments: "At least 2 tons of clay from each layer (TU19 and TU6/7) was sieved on a set of stable sieves (Daams and Freudenthal 1988) during the 2008–2011 fieldwork"
insectivores are present but not described
Sample: 2527
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-02-14 13:54:46
Modified: 2017-02-17 13:48:37
Abundance distribution
4 species
0 singletons
total count 83
standardised richness: 4.0
Fisher's α: 0.877
geometric series k: 0.5270
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6287
Shannon's H: 1.1445
Good's u: 1.0000