Wapnica Quarry, Dzikowiec, exposure 1 (Devonian of Poland)

Where: Poland (50.6° N, 16.6° E: paleocoordinates 12.1° S, 19.2° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• dark grey limestone (packstone) alternating with thin (2–4 cm) beds of black marly shale

Size classes: macrofossils, microfossils

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 134802: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 16.10.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Girvanella
  -
Girvanella sp. Nicholson and Etheridge 1878
unclassified
  -
Fusulinina
 Endothyroidea - Endothyridae
Brachiopoda
  -
Brachiopoda indet. Cuvier 1805
Bivalvia
  -
Bivalvia indet. Linnaeus 1758 clam
Gastropoda
 Euomphalina -
Stromatoporoidea
 Stromatoporoidea -
Anthozoa
 Auloporida - Syringoporidae
Syringopora sp. Goldfuss 1826 tabulate coral
 Stauriida - Kyphophyllidae
Tabulophyllum "sp. A" Fenton and Fenton 1924 horn coral
 Stauriida - Phillipsastreidae
Scruttonia kunthi Frech 1885 horn coral
Scruttonia sudetica n. sp. Berkowski 2002 horn coral
Scruttonia fedorowskii n. sp. Berkowski 2002 horn coral
 Stauriida - Lithostrotionidae
? Heterostrotion sp. Poty and Xu 1996 horn coral
 Stauriida - Aulophyllidae
Clisiophyllum sp. Dana 1846 horn coral