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rugosa

wrinkled.
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Lower Permian colonial rugose corals, western and northwestern Pangaea; taxonomy and distribution.
Crenulites is a cerioid colonial rugose coral genus, and Protrochiscolithus and Calapoecia are tabulate corals.
The second most abundant group is the solitary rugose corals (horn corals).
For the analysis of diversity dynamics, the data on the distribution of rugose coral genera and species are summarized graphically (Figs.
The above situation shows that general climate or temperature alone cannot explain all aspects of rugose coral diversity changes.
In late Ordovician Rawtheyan times, the rugose coral fauna in Baltoscandia was dominated by species of non-fossulate streptelasmatid genera, e.
The pre-crisis rugose coral assemblage shows a gradual taxonomic and quantitative decrease in genera and species of the widespread family Durhaminidae.
Fossils are diverse and abundant and include scattered large bivalves, gastropods and rugose corals, but crinoids and bryozoans predominate.