Rötelstein, Salzkammergut (Jurassic of Austria)

Also known as Reef 247

Where: Austria (47.6° N, 13.9° E: paleocoordinates 33.4° N, 23.0° E)

• local area-level geographic resolution

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

• Formation name and age updated by Schlagintweit (2005)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

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

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Collection methods: peel or thin section,

Primary reference: F. Schlagintweit. 2005. Consinocodium japonicum ENDO, 1961 from the Upper Jurassic of the Northern Calcareous Alps of Austria : not a siphonous green alga, but a coralline sponge. Revue de Paléobiologie, Genève 24(2):533-540 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 36222: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 19.01.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Lithocodium aggregatum
  -
Protopeneroplis
  -
Haplophragmiina
 Lituolacea - Haplophragmoiidae
Ammobaculites sp. Cushman 1910
Placopsilina sp. d'Orbigny 1850
 Lituolacea - Nautiloculinidae
 Involutinina - Trocholinidae
Rotaliina
 Discorbacea - Discorbidae
Discorbis sp. Lamarck 1804
 Spirillinina - Spirillinidae
Textulariina
 Ammodiscoidea - Ammodiscidae
Ammodiscus sp. Reuss 1862
Glomospira sp. Rzehak 1895
 Loftusiacea - Cyclamminidae
 Textulariina - Verneuilinidae
Gaudryina sp. d'Orbigny 1839
Textulariina
 Textulariacea - Textulariidae
Textularia sp. Defrance 1824
 Textulariina - Coscinophragmatidae
Textulariina
 Trochamminacea - Trochamminidae
Trochammina sp. Parker and Jones 1859
Lagenina
 Nodosariacea - Polymorphinidae
Guttulina sp. d'Orbigny 1839
 Nodosariacea - Nodosariidae
Nodosaria sp. Lamarck 1812
Dentalina sp. d'Orbigny 1826
Marginulina sp. d'Orbigny 1826
 Nodosariacea - Vaginulinidae
Astacolus sp. de Montfort 1808
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Thamnasteria sp. LeSauvage 1823 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
Actinastrea sp. d'Orbigny 1849 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Thecosmilia sp. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1848 stony coral
Montlivaltia sp. Lamouroux 1821 stony coral
Bacinella
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Bacinella irregularis Radoicic 1959
Demospongea
 Axinellida -
 Axinellida - Actinostromariidae
Actinostromaria tokadiensis Yabe and Sugiyama 1935 demosponge
Astrostylopsis sp. Germovsek 1954 demosponge
Bryopsidophyceae
 Caulerpales - Halimedaceae
 Thaumatoporellales -
Dasycladophyceae
 Dasycladales -
 Dasycladales - Dasycladaceae
 Dasycladales - Polyphysaceae
 Dasycladales - Salpingoporelleae
Campbelliella striata Bernier 1974
Foraminferea
 Miliolida - Nubeculariidae
 Miliolida - Ophthalmidiidae
Ophthalmidium sp. Kübler and Zwingli 1870
 Miliolida - Miliolidae
Quinqueloculina sp. d'Orbigny 1826
Nigriporellidae
  - Nigriporellidae