Krim Mountain (Jurassic of Slovenia)

Where: Slovenia (45.9° N, 14.5° E: paleocoordinates 30.9° N, 22.0° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Early/Lower Toarcian (183.0 - 182.0 Ma)

• above "Lithiotid Limestone"

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified rudstone and lithified grainstone

• oolitic-oncolitic limestones: biooncointraoosparite (rudstone), biointraoosparite (grainstone), oointrabiomicrosparite (floatstone)

Size classes: macrofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: M. Miler and J. Pavsic. 2008. Triassic and Jurassic beds in Krim Mountain area (Slovenia). Geologija 51(1):87-99 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 87258: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 13.03.2009

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Lituolacea - Haplophragmoiidae
Haplophragmoides sp. Cushman 1910
 Involutinina - Trocholinidae
Trocholina sp. Paalzow 1922
 Spirillinina - Spirillinidae
Spirillina sp. Reuss 1862
 Nodosariacea - Nodosariidae
Dentalina sp. d'Orbigny 1826
 Heterobranchia - Nerineidae
Nerinea sp. Deshayes 1827 snail
Pentacrinus sp. Miller 1821 Sea lily
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
Actinastrea plana Duncan 1867 stony coral
Allocoeniopsis dendroidea Duncan 1867 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Goldfussastrea toarciensis Beauvais 1986 stony coral
 Miliolida - Ophthalmidiidae
Ophthalmidium sp. K├╝bler and Zwingli 1870