Jackson Bluff [Jackson Bluff Fm] (Pliocene of the United States)

Where: Leon County, Florida (30.4° N, 84.6° W: paleocoordinates 30.5° N, 84.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Jackson Bluff Formation (Alum Bluff Group), Late/Upper Pliocene (3.6 - 2.6 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; sandstone and marl

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: N. E. Weisbord. 1971. Corals from the Chipola and Jackson Bluff Formations of Florida. Geological Bulletin State of Florida Department of Natural Resources Division of Interior Resources Bureau of Geology 53:1-105 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 123549: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 25.01.2012

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Taxonomic list

Maxillopoda
 Sessilia - Balanidae
"Balanus (Balanus) talquinensis" = Paraconcavus talquinensis Weisbord 1966 barnacle
Bivalvia
 Arcida - Arcidae
"Arca (Anadara) idonea" = Dallarca idonea, "Arca (Anadara) callicestosa" = Anadara callicestosa, "Arca (Anadara) lienosa" = Anadara (Rasia) lienosa, "Arca (Anadara) sellardsi" = Anadara (Larkinia) sellardsi
"Arca (Anadara) idonea" = Dallarca idonea Conrad 1832 clam
subsp. harveyensis
"Arca (Anadara) callicestosa" = Anadara callicestosa Dall 1898 ark
"Arca (Anadara) lienosa" = Anadara (Rasia) lienosa Say 1832 ark
"Arca (Anadara) sellardsi" = Anadara (Larkinia) sellardsi Mansfield 1932 ark
 Arcida - Glycymerididae
Glycymeris americana Defrance 1826 clam
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Chlamys (Plagioctenium) eboreus" = Carolinapecten eboreus, "Chlamys (Plagioctenium) comparilis" = Aequipecten comparilis
"Chlamys (Plagioctenium) eboreus" = Carolinapecten eboreus Conrad 1833 scallop
subsp. darlingtonensis
"Chlamys (Plagioctenium) comparilis" = Aequipecten comparilis Tuomey and Holmes 1855 scallop
subsp. jacksonensis
 Pectinida - Plicatulidae
"Plicatula marginata" = Plicatula gibbosa
"Plicatula marginata" = Plicatula gibbosa Lamarck 1801 scallop
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
"Ostrea sculpturata" = Conradostrea sculpturata Conrad 1840 oyster
 Cardiida - Chamidae
Chama congregata Conrad 1833 jewel box
 Cardiida - Veneridae
"Chione (Lirophora) ulocyma" = Lirophora (Panchione) ulocyma
"Chione (Lirophora) ulocyma" = Lirophora (Panchione) ulocyma Dall 1895 venus clam
subsp. leonensis
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
"Cardium (Trachycardium) striatum" = Trachycardium
"Cardium (Trachycardium) striatum" = Trachycardium cockle
subsp. leonense
Gastropoda
 Neogastropoda - Olividae
"Oliva sayana" = Oliva (Ispidula) sayana
"Oliva sayana" = Oliva (Ispidula) sayana Ravenel 1834 olive snail
 Neogastropoda - Muricidae
"Muricidea floridana" = Calotrophon ostrearum
"Muricidea floridana" = Calotrophon ostrearum Conrad 1846 murex snail
subsp. libertiensis
 Neogastropoda - Drilliidae
Cymatosyrinx lunata Lea 1833 snail
 Neogastropoda - Conidae
"Conus adversarius" = Conus (Contraconus) adversarius
"Conus adversarius" = Conus (Contraconus) adversarius Conrad 1840 cone shell
 Vermetoidea - Vermetidae
Petaloconchus sculpturatus Lea 1846 worm shell
 Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae
 Trochoidea - Trochidae
"Tegula (Omphalius) exoleta" = Chlorostoma (Omphalius)
"Tegula (Omphalius) exoleta" = Chlorostoma (Omphalius) top snail
Scaphopoda
 Dentaliida - Dentaliidae
Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Rhizangiidae
Septastrea marylandica Conrad 1841 stony coral
Phyllangia blakei Wells 1947 stony coral
Astrangia talquinensis n. sp. Weisbord 1971 stony coral
Astrangia leonensis n. sp. Weisbord 1971 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Oculinidae
Oculina sarasotana Weisbord 1971 stony coral
Oculina cf. diffusa Lamarck 1816 stony coral
 Scleractinia - Caryophylliidae
Paracyathus vaughani Gane 1895 stony coral