N of Qal´eh Dokhtar, W of Boshrouyeh (Jurassic to of Iran)

Where: Tabas Area, Iran (33.9° N, 57.3° E: paleocoordinates 14.6° S, 43.7° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Baghamshah Formation, Bathonian to Bathonian (168.3 - 161.2 Ma)

• member-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, fine-grained, sandy siliciclastic sediments and lithified marl

• thick package of fine -grained siliciclastics with a variable amount of marl

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: bulk,

Primary reference: D. K. Pandey and F. T. Fürsich. 2003. Jurassic corals of east-central Iran. Beringeria 32:1-138 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41416: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Marcus Apel on 14.07.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Stylinidae
"Pseudocoenia hexaphyllia" = Adelocoenia hexaphyllia, Stylina kachensis, Cryptocoenia wegeneri, "Pseudocoenia slovenica" = Cryptocoenia slovenica, "Pseudocoenia cf. slovenica" = Cryptocoenia slovenica
"Pseudocoenia hexaphyllia" = Adelocoenia hexaphyllia d'Orbigny 1850 stony coral
Stylina kachensis Gregory 1900 stony coral
Cryptocoenia wegeneri Pandey and Fuersich 1993 stony coral
"Pseudocoenia slovenica" = Cryptocoenia slovenica Turnsek 1972 stony coral
"Pseudocoenia cf. slovenica" = Cryptocoenia slovenica Turnsek 1972 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Latomeandridae
Comophyllia polymorpha Koby 1906 stony coral
Microphyllia contorta Koby 1885 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Microsolenidae
"Microsolena koechlini" = Dimorpharaea koechlini Milne-Edwards and Haime 1860 stony coral
Microsolena amorpha Gregory 1900 stony coral
Microsolena cf. amorpha Gregory 1900 stony coral
Microsolena ornata Koby 1887 stony coral
Microsolena agariciformis Etallon 1859 stony coral
Chomatoseris iranensis Flügel 1966 stony coral
Tricycloseris triangularis Gregory 1900 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Dermosmiliidae
Epistreptophyllum commune Milaschewitsch 1876 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Thamnasteriidae
Thamnasteria mettensis Milne-Edwards and Haime 1851 stony coral
Thamnasteria concinna Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Rhipidogyridae
Codonosmilia elegans Koby 1888 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Actinastreidae
Actinastrea pentagonalis Goldfuss 1829 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Montlivaltiidae
"Coenotheca zolleriana" = Thecosmilia gregaria M'Coy 1851 stony coral
Complexastrea zolleriana Quenstedt 1858 stony coral
Montlivaltia cornutiformis Gregory 1900 stony coral
Montlivaltia caryophyllata Lamouroux 1821 stony coral
Montlivaltia decipiens Goldfuss 1826 stony coral
Montlivaltia vesiculosa Koby 1884 stony coral