Bourges (Jurassic of France)

Where: Centre, France (47.1° N, 2.4° E: paleocoordinates 37.8° N, 12.1° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Oxfordian (163.5 - 157.3 Ma)

• Sequanian

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: perireef or subreef; lithified limestone and lithified marl

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: L. Beauvais. 1964. Etude stratigraphique et paleontologique des formations a madreporaires du Jurassique superieur du Jura et de l'est du Basin de Paris. Memoires de la Societe Geologique de France 100:1-288 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 93124: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 05.01.2010

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Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
"Microphyllia corrugata" = Comophyllia corrugata, Microphyllia cf. curtata
"Microphyllia corrugata" = Comophyllia corrugata Milne-Edwards and Haime 1849 stony coral
Microphyllia cf. curtata Etallon 1862 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Microsolena agariciformis Etallon 1859 stony coral
Microsolena exigua Koby 1887 stony coral
Microsolena sinuata Etallon 1862 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Dermosmilia crassa, "Rhabdophyllia cervina" = Calamophylliopsis cervina
Dermosmilia crassa Koby 1884 stony coral
"Rhabdophyllia cervina" = Calamophylliopsis cervina Etallon 1860 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Thamnasteria coquandi, "Stereocoenia concinna" = Thamnasteria concinna
Thamnasteria coquandi Etallon 1864 stony coral
"Stereocoenia concinna" = Thamnasteria concinna Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Acrosmiliidae
Acrosmilia conica Koby 1886 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Haplaraeidae
Meandraraea media n. sp. Beauvais 1964 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Thecosmilia langi Koby 1884 stony coral
Thecosmilia cartieri Koby 1884 stony coral
Montlivaltia gigas de Fromentel 1861 stony coral
Montlivaltia ducreti Koby 1883 stony coral
Montlivaltia alcobacensis Koby 1904 stony coral
Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
"Fungiastraea multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
"Fungiastraea multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides Becker 1875