Urtabulak (Jurassic of Uzbekistan)

Also known as Reef 2359

Where: Uzbekistan (39.0° N, 64.5° E: paleocoordinates 36.6° N, 69.4° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Oxfordian (161.2 - 155.7 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

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

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Stromatoporoids and algae also present but not described

Primary reference: S. T. Khusanov. 1980. Late Jurassic Scleractinia of the western Uzbekistan. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 25(3-4):571-576 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 34859: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 08.10.2003, edited by Uta Merkel

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Corals only
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
Stylina ambitus stony coral
Pseudocoenia cf. maxima Beauvais 1964 stony coral
Stylosmilia sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Ovalastrea michelini Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral
Listed as Favia michelini
Thamnoseris sp. Fromentel 1861 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
Dimorpharaea expansa Solomko 1888 stony coral
Dimorpharaea cf. lineata Eichwald 1865 stony coral
Comoseris minima Beauvais 1964 stony coral
Microsolena tuberosa Michelin 1843 stony coral
Microsolena fromenteli Koby 1887 stony coral
Microsolena agariciformis Etallon 1859 stony coral
Microsolena foliosa Roniewicz 1976 stony coral
Microsolena cavernosa Koby 1888 stony coral
Microsolena thurmanni Koby 1887 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Calamophylliopsis kyrvakarensis Babaev 1965 stony coral
Calamophylliopsis etalloni Koby 1884 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinacididae
Actinaraea granulata M√ľnster 1829 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Calamophylliidae
"Calamophylliopsis disputabilis" = Calamoseris disputabilis
"Calamophylliopsis disputabilis" = Calamoseris disputabilis Becker 1875 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Amphiastreidae
Cladophyllia sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Thecosmilia cartieri Koby 1884 stony coral
Isastrea sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral
Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
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"Fungiastraea cf. multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides
"Fungiastraea cf. multicincta" = Fungiastraea pseudoarachnoides Becker 1875