Soca Valley Reef, Slovenia (Jurassic to of Slovenia)

Also known as Reef 507

Where: Slovenia (46.1° N, 13.6° E: paleocoordinates 32.5° N, 21.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Oxfordian to Oxfordian (163.5 - 150.8 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• Central reef zone of barrier reef
• Actinostromariid zone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying, peel or thin section,

Primary reference: D. Turnsek, S. Buser, and B. Ogorelec. 1981. An Upper Jurassic reef complex from Slovenia, Yugoslavia. European Fossil Reef Models. SEPM Special Publication 30:361-369 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 39809: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 07.06.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Only genera are listed
 Terebratulida - Terebratulidae
 Hippuritida - Diceratidae
Diceras sp. Lamarck 1805 rudist
 Heterobranchia - Nerineidae
Nerinea sp. Deshayes 1827 snail
 Axinellida -
 Axinellida - Actinostromariidae
Actinostromina sp. Germovsek 1954 demosponge
Astrostylopsis sp. Germovsek 1954 demosponge
 Axinellida -
Tubuliella sp. demosponge
Coenostella sp. demosponge
 Spongiomorphida - Spongiomorphidae
Cylicopsis sp. Le Maitre 1937
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Heliocoenia sp. Etallon 1859 stony coral
Pseudocoenia sp. d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
Stylosmilia sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Microphyllia sp. d'Orbigny 1849 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Microsolena sp. Lamouroux 1821 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Dermosmilia sp. Koby 1884 stony coral
Calamophylliopsis sp. Alloiteau 1952 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae
Donacosmilia sp. Fromentel 1861 stony coral
Amphiastrea sp. Etallon 1859 stony coral
Mitrodendron sp. Quenstedt 1880 stony coral
"Schizosmilia sp." = Cladophyllia Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Complexastrea sp. d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
Clausastrea sp. d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
Tubiphytes morronensis
"Tubiphytes morronensis" = Crescentiella morronensis
"Tubiphytes morronensis" = Crescentiella morronensis Crescenti 1969