S-W French atlantic basins (Miocene to of France)

Where: France (43.8° N, 0.6° W: paleocoordinates 43.9° N, 1.9° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Serravallian to Serravallian (13.8 - 13.8 Ma)

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: B. Cahuzac and C. Chaix. 1993. Les faunes de coraux (Anthozoaires Scléractiniaires) de la façade atlantique française au Chattien et au Miocène. Ciências da Terra (12)57-69 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 163845: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 18.11.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Poritidae
Porites collegniana Michelin 1842 stony coral
spp. collegniana
Porites mancietensis Chevalier 1961 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Siderastreidae
Siderastrea radians Pallas 1766 stony coral
Siderastrea miocenica Osasco 1896 stony coral
spp. italica
 Scleractinia - Montastraeidae
"Montastrea forbesi" = Montastraea, "Montastrea parva" = Montastraea
"Montastrea forbesi" = Montastraea stony coral
"Montastrea parva" = Montastraea stony coral
 Scleractinia - Astrocoeniidae
? Stylocoeniella sp. Yabe and Sugiyama 1935 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Pocilloporidae
Stylophora rugosa d'Archiac 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dendrophylliidae
Paleoastroides subirregularis Osasco 1897 stony coral
Dendrophyllia amica Michelotti 1838 stony coral
Balanophyllia sp. Wood 1844 stony coral
Balanophyllia varians Reuss 1854 stony coral
Balanophyllia italica Michelin 1841 stony coral
Balanophyllia concinna Reuss 1871 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Rhizangiidae
"Glyphastraea sp. n. sp." = Septastrea d'Orbigny 1849 stony coral
"Culicia parasitica" = Culicia parasita Michelin 1847 stony coral
Cladangia carryensis Matheron 1900 stony coral
spp. galasciformis
Cladangia crassoramosa Michelin 1847 stony coral
Cladangia semispherica Defrance 1826 stony coral
spp. semispherica, spp. tubiformis
Astrangia manthelanensis Chevalier 1961 stony coral
Astrangia vasconiensis Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 stony coral
Oulangia speyeri stony coral
Cryptangia woodi stony coral
Cryptangia reptans Chevalier 1961 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Merulinidae
Favites neugeboreni Reuss 1871 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Faviidae
Tarbellastraea reussiana Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 stony coral
Tarbellastraea ellisiana Defrance 1826 stony coral
Tarbellastraea eggenburgensis Kühn 1925 stony coral
spp. formosa, spp. andalousianensis
"Antiguastraea alveolaris" = Antiguastrea stony coral
"Antiguastraea sp. n. sp." = Antiguastrea Vaughan 1919 stony coral
Cladocora multicaulis Michelin 1842 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Mussidae
Lithophyllia detrita Michelin 1842 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Heliastraeidae
"Heliastraea (Heliastraea) saubriguensis" = Heliastrea, "Heliastraea (Athecastraea) fragilis" = Heliastrea
"Heliastraea (Heliastraea) saubriguensis" = Heliastrea stony coral
"Heliastraea (Athecastraea) fragilis" = Heliastrea stony coral
 Scleractinia - Oculinidae
"Astrohelia meneghiniana" = Astrhelia, "Astrohelia sp. n. sp." = Astrhelia
"Astrohelia meneghiniana" = Astrhelia stony coral
"Astrohelia sp. n. sp." = Astrhelia Milne-Edwards and Haime 1849 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae
Paracyathus pedemontanus stony coral
spp. alternaticosta
Paracyathus turonensis Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Flabellidae
Flabellum basteroti Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Turbinoliidae
Sphenotrochus sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
"Cylindrophyllia duncani" = Peponocyathus duncani Reuss 1871 stony coral