Nouvelles données sur la faune de Mammifères du Villafranchien inferieur de Capeni-Virghis

P. Samson, C. Radulesco & Z. Kisgyörgy
The authors describe new mammalian remains of Early Villafranchian age discovered in the lignite layers of Capeni and Virghis, two localities situated in the northwestern part of Brasov-Depression. In the fauna of these localities the two mastodons, Z. borsoni and A. arvernensis are present, but the elephant is still lacking. The first appearance of the mono-dactyle horses and of the modern bovines shows that the faunistical complex of Capeni-Virghis-type must be placed at the lowermost...