Perakhorion, Helicon Mountains, Boeotia (Cretaceous of Greece)

Also known as Reef 3439

Where: Greece (38.5° N, 22.8° E: paleocoordinates 19.4° N, 23.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Aptian (125.5 - 122.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• ophiolithic conglomerates, highly wheathered, paraautochthonous limestone lenses and blocks in the upper part

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying,

Primary reference: H. Löser and M. Raeder. 1995. Aptian/Albian coral assemblages of the Helicon Mountains (Boeotia, Greece): palaeontological, palaeoecological and palaeogeographical aspects. Coral Research Bulletin 4:37-63 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 60374: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 11.05.2006, edited by Wolfgang Kiessling

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Involutinina - Trocholinidae
 Textulariina - Coscinophragmatidae
Textulariina
 Orbitolinacea - Orbitolinidae
Bivalvia
 Hippuritida - Polyconitidae
? Horiopleura juxi n. sp.3 rudist
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Adelocoenia carantonensis Orbigny 1850 stony coral
"Stylina carpathica" = Heliocoenia carpathica2 Morycowa 1964 stony coral
"Stylina lamellosa" = Heliocoenia lamellosa Trautschold 1886 stony coral
"Procyathophora" sp.1 Weissermel 1928 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Ellipsocoenia lorioli Koby 1896 stony coral
"Latiastraea cf. provalei" = Latiastrea stony coral
Thamnoseris "sp. 1" Fromentel 1861 stony coral
Microphyllia "sp. 1" d'Orbigny 1849 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Microsolena cf. tuberosa Michelin 1843 stony coral
Microsolena cf. agariciformis Etallon 1859 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Opisthophyllidae
Pseudopisthophyllum quinqueseptatum Turnsek 1976 stony coral
misspelled as Pseudopistophyllum quinqueseptatum
 Scleractinia - Actinacididae
Actinaraea cf. robusta Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae
Hykeliphyllum sp. Eliasova 1975 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montastraeidae
"Phyllocoenia cf. frondescens" = Montastraea
"Phyllocoenia cf. frondescens" = Montastraea stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
Actinastrea aequibernensis Hackemesser 1936 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Faviidae
Felixigyra patruliusi Morycowa 1971 stony coral
Myriophyllia propria Sikharulidze 1979 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Placocoeniidae
Columnocoenia cf. ksiazkiewiczi Morycowa 1964 stony coral
subsp.
Dasycladophyceae
 Dasycladales - Triploporellaceae
 Dasycladales - Dasycladaceae