Tinnin Locality (H-80-10-10) (Eocene to of the United States)

Also known as H-80-10-10

Where: Yazoo County, Mississippi (32.9° N, 90.4° W: paleocoordinates 33.8° N, 81.0° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Moodys Branch Formation, Lutetian to Lutetian (47.8 - 33.9 Ma)

• "Late Lutetian-Early Priabonian" (T. Hansen pers. comm.)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore; unlithified, burrowed, silty, calcareous shale

• "fair preservation. otoliths and vertebrae"

Collection methods: bulk, mechanical, sieve,

Primary reference: S. R. Elder. 1981. Fossil assemblages of a marine transgressive sand, Moody''s Branch Formation (Upper Eocene), Louisiana and Mississippi. Unpublished M.A. Thesis, University of Texas at Austin 1-140 [T. Hansen/M. Sommers/A. Clement]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 1285: authorized by Thor Hansen, entered by Mike Sommers on 08.04.1999, edited by Jocelyn Sessa

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

unclassified
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Vertebrata indet. Lamarck 1801
vertebrae
Gnathostomata
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Actinopterygii indet. ray-finned fish
otoliths
Bivalvia
 Arcida - Glycymerididae
Glycymeris idonea Conrad 1865 clam
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Eburneopecten scintillatus Conrad 1854 scallop
 Ostreida - Pteriidae
Pteria limula Conrad 1833 pearl oyster
vanwinkleae
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
"Lucina curta" = Myrtaea (Myrtaea) curta Conrad 1865 clam
Lucina ? ozarkana clam
originally entered as "Lucina ? ozarkana"
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
Caestocorbula wailesiana clam
originally entered as "Caestrocorbula wailesiana"
Corbula sp. Bruguière 1789 clam
Corbula densata Conrad 1854 clam
 Cardiida - Ungulinidae
? Diplodonta ungulina Conrad 1833 clam
yazoocola - originally entered as "? Diplodonta ungulina"
Timothynus bulla Conrad 1865 clam
 Cardiida - Kelliellidae
Alveinus minutus Conrad 1865 clam
 Cardiida - Mactridae
 Cardiida - Veneridae
Callista annexa Conrad 1865 venus clam
Pitar securiformis Conrad 1865 venus clam
 Cardiida - Tellinidae
Tellinidae indet. Blainville 1814 tellin clam
 Thraciida - Periplomatidae
 Carditida - Carditidae
"Venericardia diversidentata" = Venericardia (Rotundicardia) diversidentata Meyer 1885 clam
Pleuromeris sp. Conrad 1867 clam
originally entered as "Plauromeris sp."
 Carditida - Crassatellidae
 Nuculanida - Nuculanidae
Calorhadia mater Meyer 1885 pointed nut clam
Nuculana sp. Link 1807 pointed nut clam
Hilgardia multilineata Conrad 1854 pointed nut clam
Calorhadia albirupina pointed nut clam
Calorhadia reginajacksonis pointed nut clam
 Nuculanida - Yoldiidae
Yoldia sp. Möller 1842 clam
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
"Nucula spheniopsis" = Nucula (Nucula) sphenopsis Conrad 1865 nut clam
Nucula cf. smithvillensis Stenzel and Twining 1957 nut clam
originally entered as "Nucula cf. smithvillensis"
Scaphopoda
 Gadilida - Gadilidae
Cadulus sp. Philippi 1844 tusk shell
Gastropoda
 Neotaenioglossa - Calyptraeidae
"Calyptraea aperta" = Calyptraea (Trochita) aperta
"Calyptraea aperta" = Calyptraea (Trochita) aperta Solander 1766 slipper shell
originally entered as "Calyptrea aperta"
 Sorbeoconcha - Naticidae
Euspira jacksonensis Harris and Palmer 1947 moon snail
Natica permunda Conrad 1854 moon snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Tornidae
 Sorbeoconcha - Rostellariidae
 Neogastropoda - Costellariidae
? Conomitra jacksonensis Cooke 1926 ribbed mitre
originally entered as "? Conomitra jacksonensis"
 Neogastropoda - Olivellidae
Agaronia media Meyer 1885 snail
 Neogastropoda - Volutidae
Bullata semen Lea 1833 volute
jacksonensis
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
Turridae indet. Swainson 1840 turrid
sp. B - originally entered as "Turrid sp."
Coronia nodulina Casey 1904 turrid
 Neogastropoda - Terebridae
Terebra jacksonensis Cooke 1926 auger snail
 Neogastropoda - Buccinidae
"Pseudoliva vestusa" = Pseudoliva vetusta
"Pseudoliva vestusa" = Pseudoliva vetusta Conrad 1833 true whelk
perspectiva
 Cerithioidea - Turritellidae
"Turritella arenicola" = Kapalmerella arenicola, "Turritella alveata" = Kapalmerella alveata
"Turritella arenicola" = Kapalmerella arenicola Conrad 1865 turret shell
"Turritella alveata" = Kapalmerella alveata Conrad 1854 turret shell
 Opisthobranchia - Retusidae
 Opisthobranchia - Scaphandridae
Mnestia meyeri Cossmann 1893 snail
 Heterostropha - Pyramidellidae
Pyramidella meyeri Cossmann 1893 snail
 Heterostropha - Acteonidae
"Actaeon idoneus" = Acteon idoneus
"Actaeon idoneus" = Acteon idoneus Conrad 1833 snail
originally entered as "Acteon idoneus"
Pasithea
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"Niso umbilicata" = Pasithea umbilicata
"Niso umbilicata" = Pasithea umbilicata Lea 1833