Reshava River, Abkhaziya (Jurassic to of Georgia)

Also known as Reef 3919

Where: Georgia (43.3° N, 40.8° E: paleocoordinates 1.8° N, 48.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-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 90018: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 29.06.2009, edited by Wolfgang Kiessling

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
"Cryptocoenia decipiens" = Stylina decipiens Etallon 1862 stony coral
Stylina laevicostata de Fromentel 1864 stony coral
Stylina tenax Etallon and Thurmann 1864 stony coral
Heliocoenia carpathica Morycowa 1964 stony coral
Heliocoenia etalloni Koby 1881 stony coral
Cyathophora thurmanni Koby 1881 stony coral
Stylosmilia corallina Koby 1881 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Dermoseris schardti Koby 1887 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae
Amphiastrea aff. gracilis Koby 1888 stony coral
"Schizosmilia rollieri" = Cladophyllia rollieri Koby 1888 stony coral
Cladophyllia picteti Etallon 1858 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Acroporidae
Diplocoenia mathayi Koby 1881 stony coral
Diplocoenia stellata Etallon 1859 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Thecosmilia dichotoma Koby 1884 stony coral
Thecosmilia annularis Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral
Thecosmilia virgulina Etallon 1864 stony coral
Thecosmilia furcata Koby 1884 stony coral
Montlivaltia obconica M√ľnster 1829 stony coral
Montlivaltia rosula Eichwald 1865 stony coral
"Clausastrea truncata" = Latiphyllia truncata Ogilvie 1897 stony coral