Baltow I, N Holy Cross Mountains, Coral Limestone (Jurassic of Poland)

Also known as Reef 3488

Where: Poland (51.0° N, 21.6° E: paleocoordinates 43.0° N, 28.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

• early Late Oxfordian

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• coral biostromes in a shallow environment

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: E. Roniewicz. 1966. Les Madreporaires du Jurassic superieur de la bordure des Monts de Sainte-Croix, Pologne [Upper Jurassic Scleractinia from the Holy Cross Mountains, Poland]. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 11(2):157-264 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 68365: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 18.01.2007

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Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Stylina stellata Etallon 1862 stony coral
Stylina decemradiata Quenstedt 1881 stony coral
Heliocoenia (Hexaheliocoenia) stellata n. sp. Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
Pseudocoenia fallax Becker 1875 stony coral
Pseudocoenia fromenteli Beauvais 1964 stony coral
Pseudocoenia baltovensis n. sp. Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
Pseudocoenia ? novemseptata Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Fungiastraea arachnoides Parkinson 1808 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Comoseris baltovensis n. sp. Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
Microsolena agariciformis Etallon 1859 stony coral
Microsolena thurmanni Koby 1887 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Epistreptophyllum cylindratum Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinacididae
Actinaraea minuta n. sp. Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
Actinaraea robusta Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Thamnasteria concinna Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
"Allocoenia matheyi" = Actinastrea matheyi
"Allocoenia matheyi" = Actinastrea matheyi Koby 1885 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Thecosmilia dichotoma Koby 1884 stony coral
Clausastrea parva Milne-Edwards and Haime 1857 stony coral
Isastrea crassa Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
"Fungiastraea ? multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
"Fungiastraea ? multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides Becker 1875