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Table 8 List of 206 scleractinian coral taxa reported from Valanginian localities (including 159 identified species and 47 taxa in open nomenclature). Switzerland (SI) = Vitznau Marl; Switzerland (SII) = Swiss strata other than Vitznau Marl * = taxon belongs to modern microstructural group

From: Scleractinian corals from the Lower Cretaceous of the Alpstein area (Anthozoa; Vitznau Marl; lower Valanginian) and a preliminary comparison with contemporaneous coral assemblages