Koronia, Boeotia (Jurassic of Greece)

Where: Greece (38.3° N, 23.0° E: paleocoordinates 22.2° N, 22.5° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Domvrena Marble Formation, Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: L. Beauvais. 1972. Trois especes nouvelles de Madreporaires de l'Oxfordien superieur de Grece continentale (Province de Beotie) [Three new Upper Oxfordian coral species from continental Greece (Boeotia)]. Annales Societe Geologique du Nord 92(2):95-98 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 86170: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 26.01.2009

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Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Stylina lobata Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
Stylina microcoenia de Fromentel 1861 stony coral
Cryptocoenia nivernensis Beauvais 1964 stony coral
Stylosmilia michelini Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Ovalastrea crassa, Ellipsocoenia lobata n. sp., "Latiastraea variabilis" = Latiastrea variabilis
Ovalastrea crassa Koby 1884 stony coral
Ellipsocoenia lobata n. sp. Beauvais 1972 stony coral
"Latiastraea variabilis" = Latiastrea variabilis Etallon 1858 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Andemantastraeidae
Trigerastraea gourdani de Fromentel 1856 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Solenocoeniidae
"Cryptocoenia sexradiata" = Solenocoenia sexradiata
"Cryptocoenia sexradiata" = Solenocoenia sexradiata Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Dimorphocoenia hellenensis n. sp. Beauvais 1972 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Faviidae
Sakalavastraea clementi n. sp. Beauvais 1972 stony coral
Myriophyllia angustata d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral