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Miamou, Heraklion, Crete, Greece

FormationMiamou
Age:157 - 152 Ma
Jurassic
IntervalKimmeridgian
Lithologylimestone
Number of Collections1
Number of Occurrences25

Recorded Sample Locations

LocationRegionStratigraphic Name
MiamouHeraklion, Crete, GreeceMiamou

Recorded Fossils

Accepted NameHierarchyAge
Septaliphoria sp.
genus
Animalia : Brachiopoda : Rhynchonellata : Rhynchonellida : Cyclothyrididae : Septaliphoria157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Cruralina sp.
genus
Animalia : Brachiopoda : Rhynchonellata : Terebratulida : Cancellothyrididae : Cruralina157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Tropeothyris immanis
species
Animalia : Brachiopoda : Rhynchonellata : Terebratulida : Sellithyrididae : Tropeothyris : Tropeothyris immanis157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Ismenia pectunculoides
species
Animalia : Brachiopoda : Rhynchonellata : Terebratulida : Terebrataliidae : Ismenia : Ismenia pectunculoides157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Terebratula sp.
genus
Animalia : Brachiopoda : Rhynchonellata : Terebratulida : Terebratulidae : Terebratula157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Cyathophora minima
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Etallonasteria : Cyathophora minima157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Pleurostylina corallina
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Amphiastraeidae : Pleurostylina : Pleurostylina corallina157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Haplaraea elegans
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Astraraeidae : Haplaraea : Haplaraea elegans157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Dimorphastrea concentrica
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Montlivaltiidae : Dimorphastrea : Dimorphastrea concentrica157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Dimorphastrea heteromorpha
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Latomeandridae : Dimorphastrea : Dimorphastrea heteromorpha157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Fungiastraea sp.
genus
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Calamophylliidae : Fungiastraea157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Trochoplegma gregoryi
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Latomeandridae : Trochoplegmopsis : Trochoplegma gregoryi157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Dimorpharaea sp.
genus
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Microsolenidae : Dimorpharaea157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Microsolena julii
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Microsolenidae : Microsolena : Microsolena julii157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Semeloseris asteroussiensis
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Microsolenidae : Semeloseris : Semeloseris asteroussiensis157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Montlivaltia gigas
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Montlivaltiidae : Montlivaltia : Montlivaltia gigas157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Montlivaltia obconica
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Montlivaltiidae : Montlivaltia : Montlivaltia obconica157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Montlivaltia tubicina
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Montlivaltiidae : Montlivaltia : Montlivaltia tubicina157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Montlivaltia turgida
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Montlivaltiidae : Montlivaltia : Montlivaltia turgida157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Montlivaltia uricornis
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Montlivaltiidae : Montlivaltia : Montlivaltia uricornis157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Cryptocoenia nivernensis
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Stylinidae : Cryptocoenia : Cryptocoenia nivernensis157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Stylina valfinensis
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Stylinidae : Stylina : Stylina valfinensis157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Dimorphofungia aubouini
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Thamnasteriidae : Dimorphofungia : Dimorphofungia aubouini157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Thamnasteria nicoleti
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Thamnasteriidae : Thamnasteria : Thamnasteria nicoleti157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic
Cladocoropsis mirabilis
species
Animalia : Porifera : Demospongiae : Axinellida : Cladocoropsidae : Cladocoropsis : Cladocoropsis mirabilis157.3 - 152.1 Ma
Jurassic

References

Bonneau M., Beauvais L., et al (1974) L'unite de Miamou (Crete-Grece) et sa macrofaune d'age Jurassique superieur (Brachiopodes, Madreporaires) [The Miamou Unit (Crete, Greece) and its Upper Jurassic macrofauna (brachiopods, corals)], Annales Societe Geologique du Nord 94 2, 71-85
Data courtesy of: PBDB: The Paleobiology Database, Creative Commons CC-BY licenced. , GBIF: the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, various licences, iDigBio, various licences, and EOL: The Encyclopedia of Life (Open Data Public Domain). Because fossils are made of minerals too!
 
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