Piano di Battaglia, Sicily, Italy (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Sicily, Italy (37.9° N, 14.0° E: paleocoordinates 17.2° N, 11.8° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Panormide Formation, Norian (228.0 - 208.5 Ma)

• Norian to Rhaetian age in text, according to Flügel 2002 of Norian age

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

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

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: B. Senowbari-Daryan and P. Schäfer. 1986. Sphinctozoen (Kalkschwämme) aus den norischen Riffen von Sizilien. Facies 14:235-284 [W. Kiessling/B. Brenneis/B. Brenneis]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 38319: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Benjamin Brenneis on 20.04.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Foliotortus spinosus
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Foliotortus spinosus n. gen. n. sp.1
Foliotortus spinosus n. gen. n. sp.1 Senowbari-Daryan 1980
Demospongea
 Hadromerida - Celyphiidae
"Follicatena irregularis" = Uvanella norica Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
? Uvanella tegimentopora Senowbari-Daryan and Schäfer 1986 demosponge
Alpinothalamia minima n. gen.2 Senowbari-Daryan and Schäfer 1986 demosponge
Paravesicocaulis multiosculatus Senowbari-Daryan 1980 demosponge
 Vaceletida - Verticillitidae
Nevadathalamia sp. n. gen.2 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
P. sp.2
 Vaceletida - Cribrothalamiidae
Cribrothalamia madoniensis n. gen.2 Senowbari-Daryan 1980 demosponge
Cribrothalamia gulloae n. gen. n. sp.2 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
 Vaceletida - Cheilosporitiidae
Cheilosporites tirolensis Wähner 1903 demosponge
 Agelasida - Solenolmiidae
Battaglia minor, Battaglia major, "Panormida priscae" = Panormida gautretae, "? Dictyocoelia sp." = Solenolmia
Battaglia minor Senowbari-Daryan and Schäfer 1986 demosponge
Battaglia major Senowbari-Daryan and Schäfer 1986 demosponge
"Panormida priscae" = Panormida gautretae Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
"? Dictyocoelia sp." = Solenolmia Pomel 1872 demosponge
 Agelasida - Sebargasiidae
"? Cystauletes sp." = Discosiphonella, "? Ascosymplegma sp." = Discosiphonella, Amblysiphonella sp.
"? Cystauletes sp." = Discosiphonella Inai 1936 demosponge
"? Ascosymplegma sp." = Discosiphonella Inai 1936 demosponge
?Polytholosia sp.3, ?Ascosymplegma sp.1
Amblysiphonella sp. Steinmann 1882 demosponge
A. sp.2
 Agelasida - Cryptocoeliidae
Cryptocoelia siciliana n. sp.2 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
Formerly Cryptocoelia? sp. 1
Cryptocoelia cylindrica n. sp.2 Senowbari-Daryan 1990 demosponge
Formerly Cryptocoelia? sp. 2
 Agelasida - Aphrosalpingidae
Russospongia lupensis n. gen.2 Senowbari-Daryan 1980 demosponge
 Agelasida - Annaecoeliidae
Annaecoelia mirabilis Senowbari-Daryan and Schaefer 1979 demosponge
 Agelasida - Girtyocoeliidae
 Agelasida -
Madonia conica Senowbari-Daryan and Schäfer 1986 demosponge