Kowala Quarry, unit L (Devonian of Poland)

Where: Swietokrzyskie, Poland (50.8° N, 20.6° E: paleocoordinates 10.5° S, 21.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Palmatolepis expansa conodont zone, Late/Upper Famennian (364.7 - 360.7 Ma)

• unit L

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deep subtidal; lithified limestone and lithified shale

• marly limestone, olive−green in the lower part and cherry red in the upper part, intercalates with marly shale

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: B. Berkowski. 2002. Famennian Rugosa and Heterocorallia from southern Poland. Palaeontologia Polonica 61:1-87 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 134744: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 15.10.2012, edited by Erika Kido

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Favositida - Cleistoporidae
 Stauriida - Laccophyllidae
Neaxon regulus horn coral
Neaxon tenuiseptatus Rozkowska 1969 horn coral
Friedbergia bipartita Rozkowska 1969 horn coral
Gorizdronia soshkinae Rozkowska 1974 horn coral
Nalivkinella rariseptata Rozkowska 1969 horn coral
Guerichiphyllum kowalense Rozkowska 1969 horn coral
 Stauriida - Palaeosmiliidae
 Stauriida - Aulophyllidae
? Spirophyllum sp. Fedorowski 1970 horn coral
 Stauriida - Campophyllidae
Campophyllum "sp. A" Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 horn coral
 Heterocorallia - Heterophylliidae
Oligophylloides pachythecus Rozkowska 1969 horn coral