Bukow, Grodziszcze Beds, Carpathians (Cretaceous of Poland)

Where: Poland (50.0° N, 19.9° E: paleocoordinates 30.0° N, 28.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Grodziszcze Formation, Barremian (129.4 - 125.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified reef rocks and lithified conglomerate

• reef fragments in flysch deposits

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: E. Morycowa. 1964. Hexacoralla des Couches de Grodziszcze (Neocomien, Carpathes) [Hexacorals from the Grodziszcze Beds (Neocomian, Carpathians)]. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 9(1):3-114 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 67124: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 09.11.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Heliocoenia corallina Koby 1881 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Ellipsocoenia sp. d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
sp. 1
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Stereocoenia triboleti stony coral
listed as Sterocaenia
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
"Actinastrea minima" = Stelidioseris minima, "Actinastrea cf. tendagurensis" = Stelidioseris tendagurensis
"Actinastrea minima" = Stelidioseris minima Fromentel 1857 stony coral
"Actinastrea cf. tendagurensis" = Stelidioseris tendagurensis Dietrich 1926 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Dimorphocoenia solomkoae Bendukidze 1961 stony coral
listed as Dimorphocoenia solomkoi
 Scleractinia - Faviidae
Felixigyra duncani, "Ellipsocoenia hemispherica" = Favia hemispherica, "Myriophyllia lanckoronensis" = Eugyra lanckoronensis, Eugyra pusilla
Felixigyra duncani Prever 1909 stony coral
"Ellipsocoenia hemispherica" = Favia hemispherica de Fromentel 1857 stony coral
"Myriophyllia lanckoronensis" = Eugyra lanckoronensis Morycowa 1964 stony coral
Eugyra pusilla Koby 1895 stony coral
subspecies rariseptata
 Scleractinia - Placocoeniidae
Columnocoenia ksiazkiewiczi Morycowa 1964 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Heterocoeniidae
Latusastrea decipiens Prever 1909 stony coral
listed as Latusastraea
Latusastrea exiguis Fromentel 1862 stony coral
listed as Latusastraea