Kokh Mountain, Caucasus (Jurassic to of Georgia)

Also known as Reef 3998

Where: Georgia (42.1° N, 44.9° E: paleocoordinates 36.7° N, 50.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Oxfordian to Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 152.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

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

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: N. S. Bendukidze. 1982. Pozdneyurskiye korally rifogennykh otlozheniy Kavkaza i Kryma [Upper Jurassic corals from the reef deposits of the Caucasus and Crimea]. Akademiya Nauk Gruzinskoy SSR, Geologicheskiy Institut imeni A I Dzhanelidze, Trudy 74:1-166 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 90000: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 26.06.2009

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Enallhelia aff. compressa M√ľnster 1829 stony coral
Stylina thiessingi Koby 1881 stony coral
Stylina parvipora Ogilvie 1896 stony coral
Heliocoenia variabilis Etallon 1859 stony coral
Cryptocoenia aff. delemontana Koby 1889 stony coral
Stylosmilia michelini Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Thamnoseris frotei Etallon 1862 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Calamophylliopsis flabellum de Blainville 1830 stony coral
Calamophylliopsis etalloni Koby 1884 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Calamophylliidae
"Calamophylliopsis disputabilis" = Calamoseris disputabilis
"Calamophylliopsis disputabilis" = Calamoseris disputabilis Becker 1875 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Solenocoeniidae
"Stylina semiradiata" = Solenocoenia semiradiata
"Stylina semiradiata" = Solenocoenia semiradiata Etallon 1864 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Placophylliidae
"Stylosmilia rugosa" = Placophyllia rugosa
"Stylosmilia rugosa" = Placophyllia rugosa Becker 1875 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Thecosmilia trichotoma Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
Thecosmilia cartieri Koby 1884 stony coral
Puschastraea kokhensis n. sp. Bendukidze 1982 stony coral
Latiphyllia suevica Quenstedt 1858 stony coral