Zaglik, Lesser Caucasus (Jurassic of Azerbaijan)

Also known as Reef 3675

Where: Azerbaijan (40.6° N, 46.0° E: paleocoordinates 29.6° N, 51.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• coral-chaetetid biostrome

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: R. G. Babayev. 1970. Biostratigrafiya verkhneyurskikh otlozheniy Malogo Kavkaza (Azerbaydzhana) po skleraktiniyam [Upper Jurassic biostratigraphy of the Lesser Caucasus (Azerbaidzhan) based on scleractinians]. in Mezozoyskiye korally SSSR [Mesozoic corals of the USSR], Papers of II Allunion Symposium on fossil corals of the USSR (4)81-92 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 78420: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 06.02.2008

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
"Cryptocoenia decipiens" = Stylina decipiens Etallon 1862 stony coral
Stylina tenax Etallon and Thurmann 1864 stony coral
Heliocoenia zaglica Babaev 1965 stony coral
Heliocoenia bendukidzeae Babayev 1973 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
"Thamnastraea cf. arachnoides" = Fungiastraea arachnoides
"Thamnastraea cf. arachnoides" = Fungiastraea arachnoides Parkinson 1808 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Microsolena fromenteli Koby 1887 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
"Calamophyllia flabellum" = Calamophylliopsis flabellum
"Calamophyllia flabellum" = Calamophylliopsis flabellum de Blainville 1830 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Calamophylliidae
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Thamnasteria coquandi Etallon 1864 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae
Cladophyllia ramea Koby 1884 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Thecosmilia vurguni, "Complexastraea cf. rustica" = Complexastrea
Thecosmilia vurguni Babaev 1964 stony coral
"Complexastraea cf. rustica" = Complexastrea stony coral