SE-Gramvoussa, Crete, Greece (Miocene of Greece)

Also known as Reef 3282

Where: Greece (35.5° N, 23.6° E: paleocoordinates 35.2° N, 23.2° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Roka Formation, Tortonian (11.6 - 7.2 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: reef, buildup or bioherm; lithified framestone and lithified grainstone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: R. C. Baron-Szabo. 1995. Taxonomy and palaeoecology of Late Miocene corals of NW-Crete (Gramvoússa, Roka- and Koukounaras-Fms.). Berliner geowissenschaftliche Abhandlungen E16:569-577 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 34861: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 08.10.2003

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Poritidae
Goniopora turonensis Chevalier 1961 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Merulinidae
Favites cf. neglecta Michelotti 1868 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Faviidae
Tarbellastraea sp. Alloiteau 1950 stony coral
Tarbellastraea carryensis d'Orbigny 1852 stony coral
Rhodophyceae
 Corallinales - Corallinaceae
Corallinaceae indet. Lamouroux 1816