Udzlouri (Cretaceous to of Georgia)

Where: Georgia (42.4° N, 42.6° E: paleocoordinates 0.5° N, 46.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Turonian to Turonian (93.9 - 72.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: N. S. Bendukidze. 1956. Verkhnemelovyye korally okrestnostey Godogani i Udzlouri [Upper Cretaceous corals from Godogani and Udzlouri]. Trudy Geologicheskogo Instituta, Akademiya Nauk Gruzinskoy SSR, Seriya Geologiya 9(2):79-125 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 91628: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 08.10.2009

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Dimorphastrea sulcosa Reuss 1854 stony coral
var. minor
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Dimorpharaea aff. manchacaensis Wells 1933 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Synastraeidae
"Thamnastraea agaricites" = Synastrea agaricites
"Thamnastraea agaricites" = Synastrea agaricites Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Haplaraeidae
"Parastrea grandiflora" = Pseudofavia grandiflora, "Latimaeandraraea concentrica" = Meandrophyllia, "Confusastrea leptophylla" = Brachymeandra leptophylla
"Parastrea grandiflora" = Pseudofavia grandiflora Reuss 1854 stony coral
"Latimaeandraraea concentrica" = Meandrophyllia stony coral
"Confusastrea leptophylla" = Brachymeandra leptophylla Reuss 1854 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montastraeidae
"Phyllocoenia lilli" = Montastrea lilli, "Phyllocoenia pediculata" = Montastrea pediculata
"Phyllocoenia lilli" = Montastrea lilli Reuss 1854 stony coral
"Phyllocoenia pediculata" = Montastrea pediculata Deshayes 1831 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Astrocoeniidae
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
"Mycetophyllia antiqua" = Meandrastrea antiqua Reuss 1854 stony coral
Montlivaltia aff. angusticostata Umbgrove 1925 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Placocoeniidae
"Phyllocoenia lepida" = Neocoenia lepida
"Phyllocoenia lepida" = Neocoenia lepida Reuss 1854 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Heliastraeidae
Heliastrea simonyi stony coral