Consolacao, Peniche area, "Calamophyllia" micropatch assemblage (Jurassic of Portugal)

Also known as Reef 2762

Where: Portugal (39.3° N, 9.3° W: paleocoordinates 33.5° N, 1.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Kimmeridgian (155.7 - 150.8 Ma)

• in the lower part of the section (1m, 95m)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified marl

• silty marl

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: W. Werner. 1986. Palökologische und biofazielle Analyse des Kimmeridge (Oberjura) von Consolacao, Mittelportugal [Paleoecological and biofacies analysis of the Kimmeridgian (Upper Jurassic) of Consolacao, central Portugal]. Zitteliana 13:3-109 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 67957: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 19.12.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Cardiida - Cardiidae
Protocardia cf. intexta Muenster 1837 cockle
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
 Trigoniida - Myophorelloidae
 Ostreida - Malleidae
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
Bakevelliidae indet. King 1850 oyster
sp. AB
 Ostreida - Pteriidae
Pteroperna sp. Lycett 1850 pearl oyster
sp. L
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Stylina sp. Lamarck 1816 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Placophylliidae
Placophyllia sp. d'Orbigny 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
""Calamophyllia" flabellum" = Calamophylliopsis flabellum
""Calamophyllia" flabellum" = Calamophylliopsis flabellum de Blainville 1830 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Calamophylliidae
"Calamophyllia" sp. Blainville 1830 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Axosmiliidae
Axosmilia sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Oscillatoriales - Girvanellaceae
Girvanella sp. Nicholson and Etheridge 1878