Bürnük locality, Inaltı Fm, Mesoendothyra izjumiana zone (Jurassic of Turkey)

Where: Turkey (41.6° N, 34.9° E: paleocoordinates 38.8° N, 41.8° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Mesoendothyra izjumiana zone, Inaltı Formation, Kimmeridgian (157.3 - 152.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: intrashelf or intraplatform reef; breccia and packstone

• breccias alternate with boundstones, microbialites, packstones, and grainstones which display reefal, fore-reefal characteristics

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: M. Y. Kaya and D. Altıner. 2015. Microencrusters from the Upper Jurassic–Lower Cretaceous İnaltı Formation (Central Pontides, Turkey): remarks on the development of reefal/peri-reefal facies. Facies 61(18) [W. Kiessling/M. Krause/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 173369: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 21.09.2015

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Lithocodium aggregatum
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Mammalia
 Tribosphenida - Zhelestidae
Radiomura
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Radiomura cautica Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1979
Demospongea
 Hadromerida -
Wetheredellidae
  - Wetheredellidae
Koskinobullina socialis Cherchi and Schroeder 1979
Perturbatacrusta leini
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Perturbatacrusta leini Schlagintweit and Gawlick 2011
Crescentiella morronensis
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