Barranco de la Masia MA23 (Jurassic of Spain)

Where: Spain (40.0° N, 1.0° W: paleocoordinates 28.1° N, 9.7° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: tenuicostatum zone, Early/Lower Toarcian (183.0 - 182.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore shelf; lithified, shelly/skeletal marl

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. E. Gahr. 2002. Palökologie benthischer Faunen aus dem Unter-Toarc SW-Europas. [F. Fursich/D. Hempfling/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 26328: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Danica Hempfling on 13.10.2002

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Lobothyrididae
"Lobothyris subpunctata" = Lobothyris punctata
"Lobothyris subpunctata" = Lobothyris punctata Sowerby 1812
 Spiriferinida - Spiriferinidae
Liospiriferina rostrata Schlotheim 1820
Bivalvia
 Arcida - Parallelodontidae
"Grammatodon (Grammatodon) concinnus" = Grammatodon concinnus
"Grammatodon (Grammatodon) concinnus" = Grammatodon concinnus Phillips 1829 clam
 Pectinida - Entoliidae
Cingentolium sp. Yamani 1983 scallop
= Cingentolium? sp.
 Pectinida - Anomiidae
Placunopsis striatula Oppel 1856 scallop
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
Pinnidae indet. Leach 1819 oyster
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
 Carditida - Astartidae
Nicaniella (Nicaniella) sp. Nicaniella 1945 clam
= Nicaniella (Nicaniella) sp. A
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
Corbulomima cf. obscura Sowerby 1821 clam
 Pholadida - Pleuromyidae
Pleuromya aequistriata Agassiz 1845 clam
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae
cf. Thecocyathus sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral