Fatu Naruc, Forereef, Timor (Triassic of East Timor)

Also known as Reef 98

Where: East Timor (8.8° S, 126.0° E: paleocoordinates 19.3° N, 127.6° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Norian (228.0 - 208.5 Ma)

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

• fore-reef slope
• fine- to coarse-grained limestone breccia with echinoderms and brachiopods

Preservation: cast

Collection methods: quarrying,

Primary reference: J. Wanner. 1956. Zur Stratigraphie von Portugiesisch Timor. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologische Gesellschaft 108:109-140 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 21182: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 20.06.2002, edited by Bethany Allen

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
  -
Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida -
Spirigera subindistincta n. sp. Krumbeck 1924
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
""Dielasma" julicum" = Tibetothyris julica
""Dielasma" julicum" = Tibetothyris julica Bittner 1890
var. timorensis
 Spiriferinida - Spiriferinidae
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae
Gastropoda
  -
Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1797 snail
Bryozoa
  -
Bryozoa indet. Ehrenberg 1831
Echinoidea
 Cidaroida -
? Mesodiadema sp. pencil urchin
 Cidaroida - Miocidaridae
Miocidaris timorensis pencil urchin
  -
Radiolus festuca Bather 1929 sea urchin
Radiolus cultus sea urchin
Radiolus sp. sea urchin
Radiolus segmentatus Bather 1929 sea urchin
Radiolus cf. segmentatus Bather 1929 sea urchin
 Euechinoidea - Triadocidaridae
? Triadocidaris sp. Döderlein 1887 sea urchin
  -
Radiolus boletus Bather 1929 sea urchin
Crinoidea
 Isocrinida - Isocrinidae
Isocrinus sp. Meyer in Agassiz 1836 Sea lily
Rhodophyceae
  - Solenoporaceae
Solenopora triasina Vinassa de Regny 1915