Pogorzyce, Silesia, Poland (Triassic of Poland)

Also known as Reef 209

Where: Poland (50.1° N, 19.5° E: paleocoordinates 18.4° N, 24.9° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Diplora Dolomite Member (Middle Muschelkalk Formation), Illyrian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• Beige, indistingtly statified limestones with small bioherms

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

• Contains only corals from top. Bioherme with abundant siliceous sponges at base

Primary reference: E. Morycowa. 1988. Middle Triassic scleractinia from the Cracow-Silesia region, Poland. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 33:91-121 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34732: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 18.09.2003

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Scleractinia - Pamiroseriidae
Pamiroseris sp. Melnikova 1971 stony coral