Rumija Mountains (Jurassic to of Serbia and Montenegro)

Where: Serbia and Montenegro (42.2° N, 19.2° E: paleocoordinates 27.0° N, 22.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Oxfordian to Oxfordian (163.5 - 152.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: D. Krkovic. 1965. Koralska fauna sa severnih padina planine Rumije (Crna Gora) [Coral fauna from the northern Rumija Mountains (Montenegro). Zavod za Geoloska Istrazivanja Crne Gore, Geoloski Glasnik 4:155-181 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 85906: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 19.01.2009

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Comophyllia ostrosi n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
Comophyllia dichotoma n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Dermoseris granulum n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Heliocoenia cf. variabilis Etallon 1859 stony coral
Stylosmilia suevica Becker 1875 stony coral
Stylosmilia michelini Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Montlivaltia cf. variabilis Koby 1883 stony coral
Montlivaltia cf. dilatata Michelin 1843 stony coral
Montlivaltia aff. crassisepta Fromentel 1861 stony coral
Montlivaltia cornutiformis Gregory 1900 stony coral
var. elliptica
 Scleractinia - Rhipidogyridae
Rhipidogyra meandra n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
Placogyra cf. felixi Koby 1904 stony coral
Aplosmilia grandicosta n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
Aplosmilia rotunda n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
Aplosmilia cf. semisulcata Michelin 1843 stony coral
Phytogyra costata n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
Phytogyra densasepta n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Andemantastraeidae
Krainastraea murici n. gen. n. sp.
Krainastraea murici n. gen. n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Epistreptophyllum bonjouri Etallon 1862 stony coral
Epistreptophyllum ellipsoides n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral
Dermosmilia labeata n. sp. Krkovic 1965 stony coral