Sakharnaya Golova reef, Pachysolenia primorica zone (Triassic of Russian Federation)

Also known as Reef 2178

Where: Primorskiy Kray, Russian Federation (44.5° N, 135.6° E: paleocoordinates 47.2° N, 122.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Carnian (237.0 - 228.0 Ma)

• Pachysolenia primorica zone, Volzeia badiotica beds

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• grey, dense, framework limestone

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Primary reference: E. V. Boiko, G. V. Belyaeva, and I. T. Zhuravleva. 1991. Sphinktozoa Phanerozoya Territorii SSSR [Phanerozoic Sphinctozoa of the Territory of the USSR] 1-224 [W. Kiessling/B. Brenneis/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36691: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Benjamin Brenneis on 10.02.2004, edited by Uta Merkel

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Volzeiidae
Volzeia subdichotoma2 Münster 1841 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Zardinophyllidae
 Scleractinia - Reimaniphylliidae
Palaeastraea sp.1 Kühn 1936 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Margarophylliidae
Margarophyllia sp.1 Volz 1896 stony coral
Margarosmilia sp.1 Volz 1896 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Stylophyllidae
Stylophyllopsis sp.1 Frech 1890 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Protoheterastraeidae
Protoheterastrea sp.2 Wells 1937 stony coral
Demospongea
 Hadromerida - Celyphiidae
Uvanella cf. ducta Boiko et al. 1991 demosponge
 Agelasida - Auriculospongiidae
Molengraaffia sp.2 Vinassa de Regny 1915 demosponge
 Agelasida - Girtyocoeliidae
Sollasia sp. Steinmann 1882 demosponge
Dasycladophyceae
 Dasycladales - Diploporaceae
Rhodophyceae
  - Solenoporaceae
Solenopora sp.2 Dybowski 1877