Syringopora cf. ramulosa
Tabulate CoralKingdom: Animalia
Species: S. cf. ramulosa
Author Citation Goldfuss (genus and species)
Geological Time Scale
International Age: Serpukhovian
Collector: Tarquin Bolton
Date Collected: 07/22/2019
Acquired by: Field Collection
Diameter: 1.2 - 1.5mm
A very common genus, ranging from Ordovician to Upper Carboniferous to ?Permian.
This specimen shows good internal detail of the narrow corallites (1.2 - 1.5 mm), including septal spines which are not diagnostic and may not always be present (this may be preservational).
The long, infundibuliform (funnel shaped) tabulae are characteristic and show in some of the longitudinal sections.
Scale bar 1 cm long.