Cozzo di Lupo reef, Sicily, Italy (Triassic of Italy)

Also known as Reef 26

Where: Sicily, Italy (38.1° N, 13.4° E: paleocoordinates 21.3° N, 11.5° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Panormide Formation, Sevatian (212.0 - 205.6 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

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

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Preservation: recrystallized

Collection methods: peel or thin section

Primary reference: B. Senowbari-Daryan, P. Schäfer, and B. Abate. 1982. Obertriadische Riffe und Rifforganismen in Sizilien (Beiträge zur Paläontologie und Mikrofazies obertriadischer Riffe im alpin-mediterranen Raum, 27). Facies (6)165-184 [W. Kiessling/B. Brenneis/B. Brenneis]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 36454: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Benjamin Brenneis on 31.01.2004, edited by Mihaela Krause

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Lithocodium
  -
Lithocodium sp. Elliott 1956
Lithocodium aggregatum
  -
Lithocodium aggregatum5 Elliott 1956
unclassified
  -
Haplophragmiina
 Lituolacea - Haplophragmoiidae
Ammobaculites sp. Cushman 1910
 Involutinina - Involutinidae
Aulotortus sp. Weynschenk 1956
=Involutina div. sp.
 Spirillinina - Spirillinidae
Textulariina
 Ammodiscoidea - Ammodiscidae
Glomospira sp. Rzehak 1895
 Textulariina - Coscinophragmatidae
 Textulariina - Ataxophragmiidae
Agglutisolena conica n. gen. n. sp.4, Kaeveria fluegeli n. gen.4
Agglutisolena conica n. gen. n. sp.4
Textulariina
 Trochamminacea - Trochamminidae
Trochammina sp. Parker and Jones 1859
 Textulariina - Cuneolinidae
Robertinina
 Duostominacea - Duostominidae
Duostomina sp. Kristan-Tollmann 1960
Fusulinina
 Earlandiacea - Earlandiidae
 Endothyroidea - Endothyridae
 Lagenina - Ichthyolariidae
Foliotortus spinosus
  -
Foliotortus spinosus n. gen. n. sp.2
Foliotortus spinosus n. gen. n. sp.2 Senowbari-Daryan 1980
Ostracoda
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Ostracoda indet. Latreille 1802 ostracod
Polychaeta
  -
Bivalvia
  -
Bivalvia indet. Linnaeus 1758 clam
Gastropoda
  -
Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1797 snail
Cephalopoda
 Ammonoidea -
Bryozoa
  -
Bryozoa indet. Ehrenberg 1831
Crinoidea
  -
Crinoidea indet. Miller 1821 Sea lily
Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Strophomenidae
"Pycnoporidium ? eomesozoicum" = Gosaukammerella eomesozoica
"Pycnoporidium ? eomesozoicum" = Gosaukammerella eomesozoica Flügel 1972
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Thamnasteria sp. LeSauvage 1823 stony coral
ABATE et al. (1977, 1981)
 Scleractinia - Astraeomorphidae
Astraeomorpha confusa Winkler 1861 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Reimaniphylliidae
Palaeastraea sp. Kühn 1936 stony coral
ABATE et al. (1977, 1981)
Retiophyllia clathrata Emmrich 1853 stony coral
"Thecosmilia" clathrata Form A + Form B
Radiomura
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Radiomura cautica Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1979
Ladinella porata
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Baccanella floriformis
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Bacinella
  -
Shamovella
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"Tubiphytes obscurus" = Shamovella obscura
"Tubiphytes obscurus" = Shamovella obscura Maslov 1956
Demospongea
 Hadromerida - Celyphiidae
"Follicatena irregularis" = Uvanella norica8 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
Uvanella cf. irregularis8 Ott 1967 demosponge
? Uvanella tegimentopora n. sp.8 Senowbari-Daryan and Schäfer 1986 demosponge
Alpinothalamia minima n. gen.6 Senowbari-Daryan and Schäfer 1986 demosponge
Paravesicocaulis multiosculatus n. sp.3 Senowbari-Daryan 1980 demosponge
Celyphia norica n. sp.8 demosponge
 Axinellida - Ceratoporellidae
Atrochaetetes conicus n. sp.7 Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015 demosponge
 Vaceletida - Verticillitidae
Polysiphospongia fluegeli n. gen. n. sp.8 demosponge
Polysiphospongia collesanensis n. gen. n. sp.8 demosponge
Nevadathalamia sp. n. gen.6 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
N. sp. 2+3, formerly Polytholosia sp. 2+3
Nevadathalamia alpina n. gen. n. sp.6 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
Formerly polytholosia sp.1
? Nevadathalamia orbisfera n. sp.7 Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015 demosponge
 Vaceletida - Cribrothalamiidae
Cribrothalamia madoniensis n. gen.6 Senowbari-Daryan 1980 demosponge
 Vaceletida - Cheilosporitiidae
Cheilosporites tirolensis Wähner 1903 demosponge
Cheilosporites tirolensis8 Wähner 1903 demosponge
 Agelasida - Solenolmiidae
Battaglia major n. gen. n. sp.8, ? Welteria sp.8, "Panormida gautretae n. sp." = Panormida gautretae6, "Panormida priscae n. gen. n. sp." = Panormida gautretae3, "? Dictyocoelia sp." = Solenolmia8, Senowbaridaryana conica6
Battaglia major n. gen. n. sp.8 Senowbari-Daryan and Schäfer 1986 demosponge
? Welteria sp.8 Vinassa de Regny 1915 demosponge
"Panormida gautretae n. sp." = Panormida gautretae6 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
"Panormida priscae n. gen. n. sp." = Panormida gautretae3 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
"? Dictyocoelia sp." = Solenolmia8 Pomel 1872 demosponge
Senowbaridaryana conica6 Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1986 demosponge
 Agelasida - Sebargasiidae
"? Cystauletes sp." = Discosiphonella8 Inai 1936 demosponge
Amblysiphonella sp.8 Steinmann 1882 demosponge
3 species
? Amblysiphonella polyformis n. sp.8 demosponge
 Agelasida - Sestrostomellidae
Polysiphonella gracilis n. sp.7 Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015 demosponge
 Agelasida - Cryptocoeliidae
Cryptocoelia tenuiparietalis n. sp.3 demosponge
Cryptocoelia crassiparietalis n. sp.8 demosponge
Cryptocoelia siciliana n. sp.6 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
Formerly Cryptocoelia? sp. 1
Cryptocoelia cylindrica n. sp.6 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
Formerly Cryptocoelia? sp. 2
Cryptocoelia cf. wurmi8 Senowbari-Daryan and Dullo 1980 demosponge
 Agelasida - Palermocoeliidae
Palermocoelia tubifera n. gen. n. sp.6
Palermocoelia tubifera n. gen. n. sp.6 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
 Agelasida - Aphrosalpingidae
Russospongia lupensis n. gen.6 Senowbari-Daryan 1980 demosponge
 Agelasida - Annaecoeliidae
Annaecoelia mirabilis8 Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1979 demosponge
 Agelasida - Thaumastocoeliidae
Thaumastocoelia mutaria n. sp.7, "? Sollasia aff. baloghi" = Kovacsia baloghi8
Thaumastocoelia mutaria n. sp.7 Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015 demosponge
"? Sollasia aff. baloghi" = Kovacsia baloghi8 Kovács 1978 demosponge
 Agelasida - Girtyocoeliidae
Sollasia parva n. sp.7 Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015 demosponge
 Agelasida - Globucatenulaiidae
Globucatenula siciliana n. sp.7 Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015 demosponge
 Agelasida - Colospongiidae
Platythalamiella siciliana n. sp.6 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
Formerly Colospongia cf. elongata
Colospongia mennulensis n. sp.8 Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1986 demosponge
 Chaetetida -
Conochaetetes magnitubus n. sp.7 Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015 demosponge
Magnicanalifera lupensis n. sp.7 Senowbari-Daryan et al. 2015 demosponge
Disjectopora
  - Disjectoporidae
Disjectopora sp. Waagen and Wentzel 1888
Bryopsidophyceae
 Caulerpales - Halimedaceae
"Cayeuxia" sp. Frollo 1938
 Thaumatoporellales -
Dasycladophyceae
 Dasycladales - Dasycladaceae
 Dasycladales - Polyphysaceae
 Dasycladales - Diploporaceae
Rhodophyceae
  - Solenoporaceae
Lamellitubus
  -
Lamellitubus cauticus
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Paraeolisaccus endococcus
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Paraeolisaccus endococcus5 Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1980
Foraminferea
 Miliolida - Ophthalmidiidae
 Miliolida - Milioliporidae
Orthotrinacria expansa n. gen.9
Type-species: Galeanella expansa
Orthotrinacria gracilis n. gen. n. sp.9
 Miliolida - Miliolidae
Miliolidae indet. Ehrenberg 1839
Nigriporellidae
  - Nigriporellidae