Misurina (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Italy (46.6° N, 12.2° E: paleocoordinates 12.3° N, 20.3° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Cordevol Member (Cassian Formation), Julian (235.0 - 232.0 Ma)

• Early Carnian according to Bandel (1996)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original aragonite

Primary reference: W. Volz. 1896. Die Korallen der Schichten von St Cassian in Süd-Tirol. Palaeontographica 43:1-124 [W. Kiessling/B. Brenneis/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38164: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Benjamin Brenneis on 16.04.2004, edited by Wolfgang Kiessling and Uta Merkel

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Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Heterostrophia -
 Heterostropha - Cassianebalidae
Cassianebala speciensis n. sp.1 Bandel 1996 snail
 Allogastropoda -
 Allogastropoda - Tofanellidae
Neodonaldina elongata1 Zardini 1978 snail
 Murchisoniina - Wortheniellidae
"Wortheniella rinaldoi" = Rinaldoella rinaldoi4 Schwartz 1992 snail
Wortheniella tenera n. sp.4 snail
Wortheniella spuria4 Münster 1841 snail
Wortheniella subpunctata4 Klipstein 1843 snail
Wortheniella coralliophila4 Kittl 1891 snail
Bandelium campense4 Zardini 1980 snail
"Wortheniella ruedigeri n. sp." = Bandelium ruedigeri4 Schwardt 1992 snail
 Valvatoidea - Cornirostridae
Bandellina cassiana1 Bandel 1996 snail
 Pyramidelloidea - Pyramidellidae
Ebala cassiana n. sp.1 Bandel 1996 snail
 Architectonicoidea - Architectonicidae
Rinaldoconchus ampezzanus1 Zardini 1980 snail
 Architectonicoidea -
Alexogyra marshalli n. gen. n. sp.1
Alexogyra marshalli n. gen. n. sp.1 Bandel 1996 snail
 Vetigastropoda - Discohelicidae
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Volzeiidae
"Retiophyllia subdichotoma" = Volzeia subdichotoma
"Retiophyllia subdichotoma" = Volzeia subdichotoma Münster 1841 stony coral
Thecosmilia subdichotoma
 Scleractinia - Reimaniphylliidae
Craspedophyllia alpina Loretz 1875 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Margarophylliidae
Margarophyllia capitata Münster 1841 stony coral
Margarosmilia hintzei n. sp. stony coral
 Scleractinia - Tropiastraeidae
"Thamnastraea frechi n. sp." = Thamnasteriamorpha frechi
"Thamnastraea frechi n. sp." = Thamnasteriamorpha frechi Volz 1896 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
 Scleractinia - Faviidae
 Scleractinia - Conophyllidae
Demospongea
 Hadromerida - Celyphiidae
Celyphia sp.2 Pomel 1872 demosponge
Celyphia submarginata2 Münster 1841 demosponge
Calcarea
 Calcaronea - Stellispongiidae
Stellispongia variabilis2 Münster 1841 calcareous sponge