Recoaro, Brachiopod-limestone (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Vicentin, Italy (45.7° N, 11.2° E: paleocoordinates 5.8° N, 22.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: brachiopod-limestone Formation, Pelsonian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: open shallow subtidal; dolomitic limestone

• tuberous brachiopod limestone, dolomited brown limestone with Baryt

Size classes: macrofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: H. Mostler. 1976. Die stratigrafische Stellung der Gibsvorkommen in der Trias von Recoaro (Vicentin, Italien), [The stratigraphic position of the occurrence at the Triassic]. Geol. Paläont. Mitt. Innsbruck 5/6:1-20 [W. Kiessling/M. Nimke]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 87260: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Madeleine Nimke on 13.03.2009

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
Hexactinellida
 Hexactinosa - Cribrospongiidae
"Tremadictyon sp." = Cribrospongia
"Tremadictyon sp." = Cribrospongia d'Orbigny 1849 glass sponge
Demospongiae
 Hadromerida - Suberitidae
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Procyathophora sp. Weissermel 1928 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Echinoidea
 Cidaroida - Cidaridae
Cidaris cf. grandaeva Goldfuss 1874 pencil urchin
Crinoidea
 Isocrinida - Pentacrinitidae
 Encrinida - Encrinidae
Encrinus tenuis Sea lily
Encrinus cf. liliiformis Lamarck 1801 Sea lily
 Encrinida - Dadocrinidae
"Encrinus carnalli" = Carnallicrinus carnalli
"Encrinus carnalli" = Carnallicrinus carnalli Beyrich 1856 Sea lily
  -
"Entrochus" silesiacus Hagdorn et al. 1997 Sea lily
Gastropoda
 Ptenoglossa - Protoculidae
Undularia scalata von Schlotheim 1892 snail
 Murchisoniina - Phymatopleuridae
Bivalvia
 Cardiida - Kalenteridae
 Trigoniida - Myophoriidae
Myophoria vulgaris, "Myophoria orbicularis" = Neoschizodus orbicularis
Myophoria vulgaris von Schlotheim 1820 clam
"Myophoria orbicularis" = Neoschizodus orbicularis Bronn 1837 clam
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
"Gervillia ? costata" = Bakevellia costata, Hoernesia socialis
"Gervillia ? costata" = Bakevellia costata Schlotheim 1820 oyster
Hoernesia socialis Schlotheim 1823 oyster
 Pectinida - Entoliidae
Entolium discites Schlotheim 1820 scallop
 Pectinida - Limidae
Plagiostoma lineata, "Plagiostoma striata" = Plagiostoma striatum
"Plagiostoma striata" = Plagiostoma striatum Schlotheim 1820 file clam
 Pectinida - Hunanopectinidae
"Leptochondria alberti" = Leptochondria albertii
"Leptochondria alberti" = Leptochondria albertii Goldfuss 1838 scallop
 Pectinida - Pseudomonotidae
Polychaeta
 Eunicemorpha -
Rhynchonellata
 Spiriferinida - Bittnerulidae
"Hirsutina hirsutina" = Hirsutella
"Hirsutina hirsutina" = Hirsutella
 Spiriferinida - Mentzeliidae
Mentzelia mentzeli Dunker 1851
 Rhynchonellida - Austrirhynchidae
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
Coenothyris vulgaris Schlotheim 1820
 Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae
"Aulacothyris angusta" = Silesiathyris angusta
"Aulacothyris angusta" = Silesiathyris angusta Schlotheim 1820
 Athyridida - Diplospirellidae
Tetractinella trigonella Schlotheim 1820