Consolacao, Peniche area, coral biostrome 4 (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 67908: 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
 Ostreida - Pteriidae
Pteroperna sp. Lycett 1850 pearl oyster
sp. L
 Ostreida - Malleidae
Rostroperna sp. oyster
sp. A
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
Bakevelliidae indet. King 1850 oyster
sp. A
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Lithophaga sp. Röding 1798 mussel
Modiolus cf. beirensis mussel
M. beirensis/imbricatus
Gastropoda
 Neritoidea - Neritidae
 Heterobranchia - Nerineidae
Nerinea sp. Deshayes 1827 snail
sp. C
 Amberleyoidea - Nododelphinulidae
Stenolaemata
 Cyclostomata - Plagioeciidae
Plagioecia sp. Canu 1918
Anthozoa
 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
Microphyllia undans Etallon 1859 stony coral
Microphyllia davidsoni Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Microsolena agariciformis Etallon 1859 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Epistreptophyllum commune Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
Epistreptophyllum tenue Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
Epistreptophyllum montis de Fromentel 1861 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Calamophylliidae
"Calamophyllia" sp. Blainville 1830 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
 Scleractinia - Acrosmiliidae
 Scleractinia - Axosmiliidae
Axosmilia crassa Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
Axosmilia excavata Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
Actinastrea sp. d'Orbigny 1849 stony coral
sp. A
Actinastrea furcata Etallon 1859 stony coral
"Actinastrea ramulifera" = Stephanastrea ramulifera Etallon 1864 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Montlivaltia sp. Lamouroux 1821 stony coral
sp. A
Montlivaltia laufonensis Koby 1883 stony coral
"Montlivaltia renevieri" = Montlivaltia vesiculosa Koby 1884 stony coral