Bukowa III, S Holy Cross Mountains, Coral Limestone (Jurassic of Poland)

Also known as Reef 3489

Where: Poland (50.9° N, 20.2° E: paleocoordinates 42.7° N, 26.8° 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

• coral biostrome 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 68370: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 18.01.2007, edited by Wolfgang Kiessling

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Terebratulidae
Bivalvia
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
Ostreidae indet. Rafinesque 1815 oyster
 Ostreida - Pinnidae
Trichites sp. Lhuyd 1760 oyster
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
"Lithodomus sp." = Lithophaga
"Lithodomus sp." = Lithophaga Röding 1798 mussel
 Hippuritida - Diceratidae
Diceras sp. Lamarck 1805 rudist
Gastropoda
 Heterobranchia - Nerineidae
Nerinea sp. Deshayes 1827 snail
Bryozoa
  -
Bryozoa indet. Ehrenberg 1831
unclassified
  -
Porifera indet. Grant 1836
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
"Pseudocoenia longiseptata n. sp." = Pseudocoeniopsis longiseptata Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
Stylina parviramosa Beauvais 1964 stony coral
Stylina subornata d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
Pseudocoenia fromenteli Beauvais 1964 stony coral
Pseudocoenia limbata Goldfuss 1829 stony coral
Pseudocoenia suboctonis d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
Pseudocoenia novemseptata n. sp. Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
Goniocora pumila Quenstedt 1852 stony coral
"Aplophyllia sexradiata n. sp." = Proaplophyllia sexradiata Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
"Latiastraea variabilis" = Latiastrea variabilis
"Latiastraea variabilis" = Latiastrea variabilis Etallon 1858 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Comoseris minima Beauvais 1964 stony coral
Microsolena agariciformis Etallon 1859 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Smilostyliidae
Smilostylia bukovensis n. gen. n. sp.
Smilostylia bukovensis n. gen. n. sp. Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Dermosmilia laxata Etallon 1864 stony coral
Calamophylliopsis stockesi Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinacididae
Actinaraea granulata Münster 1829 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Thamnasteria concinna Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Haplaraeidae
Meandrophyllia amedei Etallon 1864 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Placophylliidae
Placophyllia rugosa Becker 1875 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae
Pleurophyllia trichotoma de Fromentel 1856 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Thecosmilia trichotoma Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
Isastrea helianthoides Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
Rhodophyceae
  - Solenoporaceae
Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
  -
"Fungiastraea multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
"Fungiastraea multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides Becker 1875