Consolacao, Peniche area, coral biostrome 3 (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

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• sandy marly limestone

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 67906: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 15.12.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Polychaeta
 Sabellida - Serpulidae
Serpula sp. Linnaeus 1758
Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
 Pectinida - Plicatulidae
 Ostreida - Palaeolophidae
"Lopha solitaria" = Actinostreon gregareum
"Lopha solitaria" = Actinostreon gregareum Sowerby 1816 oyster
 Ostreida - Pteriidae
Pteroperna sp. Lycett 1850 pearl oyster
sp. L and M
Pteroperna gessneri pearl oyster
 Ostreida - Malleidae
Rostroperna sp. oyster
sp. A
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Lithophaga sp. Röding 1798 mussel
Modiolus cf. beirensis mussel
M. beirensis/imbricatus
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
Protocardia sp. Beyrich 1845 cockle
sp. A
Gastropoda
 Sorbeoconcha - Procerithiidae
Procerithium sp. Cossmann 1902 snail
 Amberleyoidea - Nododelphinulidae
Metriomphalus sp. Cossmann 1916 snail
sp. C
Stenolaemata
 Cyclostomata - Plagioeciidae
Plagioecia sp. Canu 1918
Ophiuroidea
  -
Ophiuroidea indet. Gray 1840 brittle star
Echinoidea
 Euechinoidea - Hemicidaridae
unclassified
  -
Porifera indet. Grant 1836
Calcispongea (2 sp.)
Demospongea
 Axinellida - Milleporellidae
"Stromatoporina choffati" = Dehornella choffati
"Stromatoporina choffati" = Dehornella choffati Dehorne 1917 demosponge
Hydrozoa
  -
Hydrozoa indet. Owen 1843
Anthozoa
 Zoantharia -
Scleractinia indet. Bourne 1900 stony coral
indet. 1 and 2
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Stylina girodi Etallon 1864 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Latomeandra plicata Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
Ovalastrea gemmata stony coral
"Thamnasteria pseudarachnoides" = Fungiastraea pseudarachnoides Becker 1875 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Trocharea etalloni stony coral
Comoseris sp. d'Orbigny 1849 stony coral
sp. A
Comoseris helvelloides Koby 1904 stony coral
Dermoseris delgadoi Koby 1905 stony coral
Microsolena agariciformis Etallon 1859 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Epistreptophyllum typicum Koby 1904 stony coral
Epistreptophyllum commune Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
Epistreptophyllum tenue Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
Epistreptophyllum montis de Fromentel 1861 stony coral
Dermosmilia sp. Koby 1884 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Calamophylliidae
"Calamophyllia" sp. Blainville 1830 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Rhipidogyridae
Rhipidogyra costata Becker 1875 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Placophylliidae
Placophyllia minima Geyer 1955 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Axosmiliidae
Axosmilia cuneata stony coral
Axosmilia excavata Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
Axosmilia infundibuliformis Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
Actinastrea furcata, "Actinastrea ramulifera" = Stephanastrea ramulifera
Actinastrea furcata Etallon 1859 stony coral
"Actinastrea ramulifera" = Stephanastrea ramulifera Etallon 1864 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
"Thecosmilia trichotoma" = Thecosmilia densa
"Thecosmilia trichotoma" = Thecosmilia densa Fromentel 1870 stony coral