Peca-Mezika reef, Slovenia (Triassic of Slovenia)

Also known as Reef 3306

Where: Slovenia (46.5° N, 14.9° E: paleocoordinates 7.0° N, 23.9° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Longobardian (242.0 - 235.0 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• light gray and gray, massive limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils, microfossils

Primary reference: S. Buser, A. Ramovs, and D. Turnsek. 1982. Triassic Reefs in Slovenia. Facies (6)15-24 [W. Kiessling/B. Brenneis/B. Brenneis]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 36528: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Benjamin Brenneis on 03.02.2004

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Taxonomic list

 Involutinina - Involutinidae
Involutina gashei
I. g. praegashei
 Naticoidea - Naticidae
Naticidae indet. Guilding 1834 moon snail
 Hypsogastropoda - Coelostylinidae
"Gradiella sp." = Coelostylina (Gradiella), "Chemnitzia rosthorni" = Omphaloptycha rosthorni
"Gradiella sp." = Coelostylina (Gradiella) Kittl 1899 snail
"Chemnitzia rosthorni" = Omphaloptycha rosthorni Hoernes 1856 snail
Chemnitzia (Omphalophychia) rosthorni
 Neritoidea - Neritidae
Neritidae indet. Rafinesque 1815 snail
Bryozoa indet. Ehrenberg 1831
Hydrozoa indet. Owen 1843
 Scleractinia - Volzeiidae
Volzeia badiotica Volz 1896 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Margarophylliidae
Margarosmilia septanectens Loretz 1875 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Protoheterastraeidae
"Volzeia sublaevis" = Remismilia sublaevis
"Volzeia sublaevis" = Remismilia sublaevis M√ľnster 1841 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Conophyllidae
"Tubiphytes obscurus" = Shamovella obscura
"Tubiphytes obscurus" = Shamovella obscura Maslov 1956
 Agelasida - Aphrosalpingidae
 Chaetetida - Chaetetidae
Chaetetidae indet. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 demosponge