Sanokuni, Ogawa (Jurassic to of Japan)

Also known as Reef 240

Where: Kochi, Japan (33.5° N, 133.2° E: paleocoordinates 40.5° N, 135.6° E)

• coordinate stated in text

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Torinosu Group, Tithonian to Tithonian (152.1 - 139.8 Ma)

• Togano facies of Torinosu

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

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

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. Eguchi. 1951. Mesozoic hexacorals from Japan. The Science Reports of the Tohoku University, Geology 24:1-96 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 91381: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 17.09.2009, edited by Wolfgang Kiessling

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Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
? Ovalastrea sp. d'Orbigny 1849 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
"? Centrastrea ogawaensis n. sp." = Thamnasteria ogawaensis
"? Centrastrea ogawaensis n. sp." = Thamnasteria ogawaensis Eguchi 1951 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Haplaraeidae
Diplaraea tosaensis n. sp. Eguchi 1951 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Astraraeidae
? Haplaraea sp. Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral