Krahstein, Salzkammergut (Jurassic of Austria)

Also known as Reef 248

Where: Austria (47.6° N, 14.0° E: paleocoordinates 33.3° N, 23.1° E)

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Plassen Formation, Late/Upper Kimmeridgian (155.7 - 150.8 Ma)

• Formation name and age updated by Schlagintweit (2005)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

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

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: T. Steiger and D. Wurm. 1980. Faziesmuster oberjurassischer Plattform-Karbonate (Plassen-Kalke), Nördliche Kalkalpen, Steirisches Salzkammergut, Österreich). Facies 2:241-284 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 36223: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 19.01.2004, edited by Uta Merkel and Mihaela Krause

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Demospongiae
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 Agelasida - Milleporellidae
Murania reitneri n. sp.1 Schlagintweit 2004 demosponge
 Agelasida - Actinostromariidae
Actinostromaria tokadiensis Yabe and Sugiyama 1935 demosponge
 Chaetetida - Chaetetidae
Chaetetidae indet. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 chaetetid sponge
Tabulozoe sp. 1
Pseudoseptifer spengleri chaetetid sponge
unclassified
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Demospongiae
  -
Consinocodium japonicum3 Endo 1961 demosponge
 Hadromerida - Suberitidae
Chaetetes sp. Fischer von Waldheim 1829 demosponge
Calcarea
 Calcaronea - Sphaerocoeliidae
Thalamopora lusitanica1 Termier et al. 1985 calcareous sponge
 Calcaronea - Stellispongiidae
Peronidella sp.1 Hinde 1893 calcareous sponge
 Calcaronea - Endostomatidae
"? Corynella sp." = Endostoma1
"? Corynella sp." = Endostoma1 Roemer 1864 calcareous sponge
Stromatoporoidea
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Cylicopsis verticalis1 stromatoporoid sponge
Astrostylopsis sp. Germovsek 1954 stromatoporoid sponge
Radiomura
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Radiomura cautica1 Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1979
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Thecosmilia sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
Montlivaltia sp. Lamouroux 1821 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
Actinastrea sp. d'Orbigny 1849 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Thamnasteria sp. LeSauvage 1823 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Stylosmilia sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
Hydrozoa
  - Nigriporellidae
Tubiphytes sp. Maslov 1956
 Spongiomorphida - Spongiomorphidae
Spongiomorpha asiatica Yabe and Sugiyama
Insecta
 Neuroptera - Sisyridae
Neuropora lusitanica1 Termier et al. 1985 spongillafly
Cyanophyceae
  - Garwoodiaceae
Bacinella irregularis Radoicic 1959
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Porostromata
  -
Lithocodium
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Lithocodium aggregatum
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 Thaumatoporellales -
Ulvophyceae
 Bryopsidales - Halimedaceae
Nipponophycus ramosus Yabe and Toyama 1928
Chlorophyceae
 Dasycladales - Salpingoporelleae
Campbelliella striata Bernier 1974
 Dasycladales -
 Dasycladales - Dasycladaceae
 Dasycladales -
Rhodophyceae
  - Solenoporaceae
Marinella lugeoni Pfender 1939
Pycnoporidium lobatum Yabe and Toyama 1928
Foraminifera
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"Marginulina sp." = Cristellaria (Marginulina)
"Marginulina sp." = Cristellaria (Marginulina) d'Orbigny 1826
 Lituolacea - Haplophragmoiidae
Placopsilina sp. d'Orbigny 1850
 Lituolacea - Nautiloculinidae
 Ammodiscoidea - Ammodiscidae
Ammodiscus sp. Reuss 1862
Glomospira sp. Rzehak 1895
 Textulariina - Orbitopsellidae
 Textulariina - Paravalvulinidae
"Valvulina lugeoni" = Redmondoides lugeoni
"Valvulina lugeoni" = Redmondoides lugeoni Septfontaine 1977
 Textulariina - Coscinophragmatidae
 Trochamminacea - Trochamminidae
Trochammina sp. Parker and Jones 1859
 Loftusiacea - Cyclamminidae
Tubothalamea
 Miliolida - Hauerinidae
Quinqueloculina sp. d'Orbigny 1826
 Miliolida - Nubeculariidae
Foraminifera
  -
Protopeneroplis striata Weynschenck 1950
Nodosariata
 Nodosariida - Nodosariidae
Dentalina sp. d'Orbigny 1826
Astacolus sp. de Montfort 1808
Nodosaria sp. Lamarck 1812
 Polymorphinida - Polymorphinidae
Guttulina sp. d'Orbigny 1839
 Vaginulinida - Lagenidae
Foraminifera
 Lituolida - Lituolidae
Textularia sp. Defrance 1824
Ammobaculites sp. Cushman 1910
Gaudryina sp. d'Orbigny 1839
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Ophthalmidium sp. Kübler and Zwingli 1870
Globothalamea
 Rotaliida - Discorbidae
Discorbis sp., "Conicospirillina basiliensis" = Mohlerina basiliensis
Discorbis sp. Lamarck 1804
"Conicospirillina basiliensis" = Mohlerina basiliensis Mohler 1938
Foraminifera
 Involutinina - Trocholinidae