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

Also known as Reef 3489

Where: Poland (50.7° N, 20.5° E: paleocoordinates 42.6° N, 27.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• late Upper Oxfordian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

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

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 68377: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 18.01.2007

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
"Pseudocoenia hexaphyllia" = Adelocoenia hexaphyllia d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
Heliocoenia (Hexaheliocoenia) orbignyi n. sp. Roniewicz 1966 stony coral
Cyathophora claudiensis Etallon 1859 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Comoseris minima Beauvais 1964 stony coral
Microsolena agariciformis Etallon 1859 stony coral
Microsolena thurmanni Koby 1887 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Epistreptophyllum commune Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
Dermosmilia laxata Etallon 1864 stony coral
Calamophylliopsis cervina Etallon 1860 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Thamnasteria concinna Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
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"Fungiastraea multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
"Fungiastraea multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides Becker 1875