Skuvija, Stara Planina Mts. (Cretaceous to of Serbia and Montenegro)

Also known as Reef 1314

Where: Serbia and Montenegro (43.0° N, 22.7° E: paleocoordinates 23.0° N, 25.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Barremian to Barremian (129.4 - 122.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: platform or shelf-margin reef; lithified limestone

• whitish to light brown limestones, probably redeposited from shelf margin reef

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: D. Turnsek and M. Mihajlovic. 1981. Lower Cretaceous cnidarians from eastern Serbia. Razprave, Slovenska Akademija Znanosti in Umetnosti, IV Razred za Prirodoslovne Vede 23(1):1-54 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 74799: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 30.08.2007

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Demospongea
 Axinellida - Milleporellidae
 Axinellida -
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Pseudocoeniopsis jurassica Turnsek 1973 stony coral
"Pseudocoenia hexaphyllia" = Adelocoenia hexaphyllia d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
"Stylina parvistella" = Stylina inwaldensis Ogilvie 1897 stony coral
Stylina regularis Fromentel 1862 stony coral
Heliocoenia rozkowskae Morycowa 1964 stony coral
Pseudocoenia cf. suboctonis d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
Stylosmilia alpina Koby 1895 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Thamnoseris carpathica Morycowa 1971 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Microsolenastraea balcanica n. gen. n. sp. Turnsek and Mihajlovic 1981 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Siderastreidae
 Scleractinia - Placophylliidae
Placophyllia curvata Turnsek 1974 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae
"Pleurophyllia skuviensis n. sp." = Cladophyllia skuviensis
"Pleurophyllia skuviensis n. sp." = Cladophyllia skuviensis Turnsek 1981 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
"Floria planinensis n. gen. n. sp." = Floriastrea planinensis
"Floria planinensis n. gen. n. sp." = Floriastrea planinensis Turnsek 1981 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Clausastrea bolzei Alloiteau 1960 stony coral
listed as Clausastraea bolzei