Duplek, Maribor, Slovenia (Miocene of Slovenia)

Also known as Reef 2804

Where: Slovenia (46.5° N, 15.7° E: paleocoordinates 46.0° N, 15.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Badenian (13.7 - 12.7 Ma)

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

• Coral lens in Lithothamnian limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: R. C. Baron-Szabo. 1997. Miocene (Badenian) corals from Duplek, NE Slovenia. Razprave IV. Razreda Sazu 38(5):97-115 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 22969: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 05.07.2002

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Faviidae
Tarbellastraea aquitaniensis Chevalier 1961 stony coral
Tarbellastraea russoi Bosellini 1996 stony coral
Solenastrea hyades Dana 1846 stony coral
Favia macdonaldi Vaughan 1919 stony coral
Favia melitae Chevalier 1961 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Mussidae
Mussismilia vindobonensis Chevalier 1961 stony coral