B. Alanköyü, Southern Anatolia, Turkey (Triassic of Turkey)

Also known as Reef 92

Where: Anatolia, Turkey (36.9° N, 30.3° E: paleocoordinates 11.5° N, 25.1° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Dereköy Unit Group, Lacian (221.5 - 215.6 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

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

• "Cipit" limestones: reworked carbonate reef blocks within basinal deposits

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original aragonite

Collection methods: chemical, peel or thin section

Primary reference: H. Cremer. 1995. Spicule Pseudomorphs in Upper Triassic (Norian) Chaetetid Sponges from the Western Taurids (Antalya-Region, SW Turkey). Géobios 28(2):163-174 [W. Kiessling/B. Brenneis/J. Alroy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38047: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Benjamin Brenneis on 03.04.2004, edited by Wolfgang Kiessling, Thomas Schossleitner, Uta Merkel and Mihaela Krause

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Desmekalamos fuersichi
  -
Desmekalamos fuersichi n. gen. n. sp.8
Desmekalamos fuersichi n. gen. n. sp.8 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2007
Polychaeta
 Sabellida - Serpulidae
? Barbafera sp.4 Senowbari-Daryan 1980
Strophomenata
 Strophomenida - Strophomenidae
"? Pycnoporidium eomesozoicum" = Gosaukammerella eomesozoica4
"? Pycnoporidium eomesozoicum" = Gosaukammerella eomesozoica4 Flügel 1972
listed as P. eomesozoikum
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Volzeiidae
"Alakiria sphaeroida" = Alakiria spheroidea4, Volzeia badiotica4
"Alakiria sphaeroida" = Alakiria spheroidea4 Cuif 1976 stony coral
Volzeia badiotica4 Volz 1896 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Zardinophyllidae
Pachysolenia cylindrica10 Cuif 1975 stony coral
Pachythecalis major10 Cuif 1975 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Gablonzeriidae
Gablonzeria meandriformis4 Cuif 1976 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Reimaniphylliidae
Coryphyllia regularis10 Cuif 1974 stony coral
Distichophyllia norica4 Frech 1890 stony coral
Distichophyllia gosaviensis4 Frech 1890 stony coral
Toechastraea sp.4 Volz 1896 stony coral
Toechastraea plana4 Cuif 1976 stony coral
Retiophyllia sp.4 Cuif 1966 stony coral
Retiophyllia sp.10 Cuif 1966 stony coral
Type IV
Retiophyllia cf. caespitosa4 Reuss 1864 stony coral
Retiophyllia cf. defilippi4 Stoppani 1865 stony coral
Retiophyllia cf. oppeli4 Reuss 1864 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Margarophylliidae
cf. Distichomeandra spinosa4 Cuif 1976 stony coral
Margarosmilia sp.4 Volz 1896 stony coral
Margarosmilia richthofeni4 Volz 1896 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
Elysastraea profunda4 Reuss 1854 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Faviidae
"Myriophyllia" sp.3 d'Orbigny 1849 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Pamiroseriidae
? Beneckastraea sp.2 Cuif 1976 stony coral
Ampakabastraea nodosa10 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Stylophyllidae
Cerioheterastraea cerioidea4 Cuif 1976 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Guembelastraeidae
Guembelastraea pamphyliensis10 Cuif 1976 stony coral
Guembelastraea guembeli4 Laube 1865 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Pinacophyllidae
Cyathocoenia sp.10 Duncan 1867 stony coral
 Scleractinia -
"Coelocoenia decipiens" = Koilocoenia decipiens4
"Coelocoenia decipiens" = Koilocoenia decipiens4 Laube 1865 stony coral
Radiomura
  -
Radiomura cautica4 Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1979
Baccanella floriformis
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Bacinella
  -
Bacinella irregularis4 Radoicic 1959
Demospongea
 Hadromerida - Cassianothalamiidae
? Cassianothalamia cylindrica9 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
 Hadromerida - Celyphiidae
Pseudouvanella parallela n. gen. n. sp.5
Pseudouvanella parallela n. gen. n. sp.5 Senowbari-Daryan 1994 demosponge
 Axinellida - Ceratoporellidae
 Tabulospongida -
 Vaceletida - Verticillitidae
Stylothalamia polysiphonata n. sp.5, "Stylothalamia cf. dehmi" = Stylothalamia columnaris4
Stylothalamia polysiphonata n. sp.5 Senowbari-Daryan 1994 demosponge
"Stylothalamia cf. dehmi" = Stylothalamia columnaris4 Le Maitre 1935 demosponge
 Vaceletida - Gigantothalamiidae
Gigantothalamia ovoidalis n. gen. n. sp.5
Gigantothalamia ovoidalis n. gen. n. sp.5 Senowbari-Daryan 1994 demosponge
 Agelasida - Auriculospongiidae
Molengraaffia regularis9 Vinassa de Regny 1915 demosponge
Anguispongia alpina9 Senowbari-Daryan 2009 demosponge
 Agelasida - Cryptocoeliidae
Sphaerothalamia vesiculifera n. gen. n. sp.5, Antalythalamia riedeli n. gen. n. sp.5
Sphaerothalamia vesiculifera n. gen. n. sp.5 Senowbari-Daryan 1994 demosponge
Antalythalamia riedeli n. gen. n. sp.5 Senowbari-Daryan 1994 demosponge
 Agelasida - Preperonidellidae
Milyasa askomorpha n. sp.9 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2016 demosponge
Milyasa polysiphonata n. sp.9 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2016 demosponge
? Preperonidella sp.9 Finks et al. 2004 demosponge
 Agelasida - Stellispongiellidae
Taurispongia sp.9 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2016 demosponge
Taurispongia polycanalis9 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2016 demosponge
Taurispongia siderifera9 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2016 demosponge
Taurispongia lamellicanalis n. sp.9 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2016 demosponge
Taurispongia lamellata n. sp.9 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2016 demosponge
Prestellispongia stellata9 Senowbari-Daryan 2005 demosponge
? Wildspongia krystyni n. sp.9 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2016 demosponge
 Agelasida - Thaumastocoeliidae
Thaumastocoelia ovoidalis n. sp.5 Senowbari-Daryan 1994 demosponge
Thaumastocoelia sphaeroida n. sp.5 Senowbari-Daryan 1994 demosponge
 Chaetetida - Chaetetidae
? Bauneia sp. Peterhans 1927 demosponge
Blastochaetetes dolomiticus demosponge
6 specimens together with Tilkidelegi Tepe collection
? Blastochaetetes astrocanalis n. sp.1 demosponge
Rhodophyceae
  - Solenoporaceae
Parachaetetes sp.4 Deninger 1906
"Solenopora cassiana" = Parachaetetes cassiana4 Flugel 1961
Tauristorea parallela7 Senowbari-Daryan and Link 2005
 Life -
Lamellitubus sp.4 Ott 1968
Foraminferea
 Miliolida - Ophthalmidiidae
Ophthalmidium sp.4 Kübler and Zwingli 1870
 Miliolida - Hemigordiopsidae
Agathammina sp.4 Neumayr 1887