Dorset EF-RCB (Jurassic of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (50.6° N, 2.5° W: paleocoordinates 41.2° N, 7.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: baylei zone, Ringstead Coral Bed Formation, Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 152.1 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithified, burrowed, argillaceous lime mudstone

Preservation: original calcite, replaced with calcite

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical,

Primary reference: F. T. Fursich. 1999. Unpublished data. [F. Fursich/F. Fursich/P. Wagner]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 1572: authorized by Franz Fursich, entered by Franz Fursich on 14.05.1999

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae
Polychaeta
 Sabellida - Serpulidae
Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Entoliidae
"Entolium corneolum" = Entolium (Entolium) corneolum
"Entolium corneolum" = Entolium (Entolium) corneolum Young and Bird 1828 scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Camptonectes sp. Meek 1864 scallop
Camptonectes auritus Schlotheim 1813 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
 Pectinida - Anomiidae
Placunopsis radiata Phillips 1829 scallop
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
Deltoideum delta Smith 1817 oyster
"Nanogyra nana" = Nanogyra (Nanogyra) nana Sowerby 1822 oyster
 Ostreida - Malleidae
Isognomon sp. Lightfoot 1786 oyster
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
Gervillella sp. Waagen 1907 oyster
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
Trichites sp. Lhuyd 1760 oyster
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Modiolus sp. Lamarck 1801 mussel
 Carditida - Astartidae
 Pholadida - Pleuromyidae
 Cardiida - Kalenteridae
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
Gastropoda
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Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1797 snail
originally entered as "Gastropod sp."