Campina dos Galegos, Portugal (Jurassic of Portugal)

Where: Portugal (37.2° N, 7.9° W: paleocoordinates 31.1° N, 1.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

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

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, sandy marl

• Sandy (fine) marls

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: O. F. Geyer. 1955. Korallenfaunen aus dem Oberen Jura von Portugal. Senckenbergiana lethaea 35:317-356 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34666: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 15.09.2003

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Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Stylina decipiens Etallon 1862 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Calamophylliidae
"Calamoseris variabilis" = Calamophyllia
"Calamoseris variabilis" = Calamophyllia stony coral
 Scleractinia - Axosmiliidae
Axosmilia carrapateirensis Koby 1904 stony coral