Radejna-Prtelas, Pirot area, Brachiopod Beds (Jurassic of Serbia and Montenegro)

Where: Serbia and Montenegro (43.1° N, 22.8° E: paleocoordinates 23.2° N, 25.3° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Pliensbachian (189.6 - 183.0 Ma)

• "Brachiopod Beds"

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, sandy limestone and lithified sandstone

• sandy limestones and marly sandstones

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. Jankicevic, D. Rabrenovic, and V. Radulovic. 1983. Stratigrafske i paleontoloshke karakteristike Lijasa u Zabrdju (Stara Planina) [Stratigraphic and palaeontological characteristics of the Liassic of Zabrde (Stara Planina)]. Geoloski Anali Balkanskoga Poluostrva 47:161-182 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 73327: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 12.06.2007

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Taxonomic list

Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Lobothyrididae
Lobothyris punctata Sowerby 1812
 Rhynchonellida - Tetrarhynchiidae
 Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae
Bivalvia
 Pholadida - Pleuromyidae
 Pholadomyida - Pholadomyidae
"Pholadomya cf. corrugata" = Pholadomya (Pholadomya) corrugata, "Pholadomya idea" = Pholadomya (Pholadomya) idea
"Pholadomya cf. corrugata" = Pholadomya (Pholadomya) corrugata Koch and Dunker 1837 clam
"Pholadomya idea" = Pholadomya (Pholadomya) idea d'Orbigny 1850 clam
subsp. frassi
 Lucinida - Mactromyidae
Echinoidea
 Cidaroida - Cidaridae
Cidaris falssani pencil urchin