1.25 miles straight south of Allen (Carboniferous of the United States)

Also known as Kellett 70

Where: Lyon County, Kansas (38.6° N, 96.2° W: paleocoordinates 2.1° S, 28.2° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Americus Formation, Gzhelian (303.7 - 298.9 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: lithified limestone

Size class: mesofossils

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: B. Kellett. 1933. Ostracodes of the Upper Pennsylvanian and the Lower Permian strata of Kansas: I. the Aparchitidae, Beyrichiidae, Glyptopleuridae, Kloedenellidae, Kirkbyiidae, and Youngiellidae. Journal of Paleontology 7(1):59-108 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 133138: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 03.09.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Podocopida - Bairdiidae
"Bairdia florenaensis" = Orthobairdia texana1, "Bairdia seminalis" = Cryptobairdia seminalis1, "Bairdia beedei" = Bairdia beedei1, "Bairdia marmorea" = Bairdia beedei1, Bairdia reussiana1, Bairdia hoffmanae n. sp.1, Bairdia pompilioides1
"Bairdia florenaensis" = Orthobairdia texana1 Harlton 1927 ostracod
"Bairdia seminalis" = Cryptobairdia seminalis1 Knight 1928 ostracod
"Bairdia beedei" = Bairdia beedei1 Ulrich and Bassler 1906 ostracod
"Bairdia marmorea" = Bairdia beedei1 Ulrich and Bassler 1906 ostracod
Bairdia reussiana1 Kirkby 1858 ostracod
Bairdia hoffmanae n. sp.1 Kellett 1934 ostracod
Bairdia pompilioides1 Harlton 1928 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bairdiocyprididae
Silenites lenticularis2 Knight 1928 ostracod
 Podocopida - Healdiidae
Healdia winfieldensis2 Upson 1933 ostracod
Healdia parallela2 Kellett 1935 ostracod
 Podocopida - Cytherideidae
Basslerella firma2 Kellett 1935 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bythocytheridae
Monoceratina lewisi2 Harris and Lalicker 1932 ostracod
 Platycopida - Cavellinidae
Cavellina edmistonae2 Harris and Lalicker 1932 ostracod
Cavellina nebrascensis2 Geinitz 1866 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Kirkbyidae
"Amphissites pinguis" = Shleesha pinguis
"Amphissites pinguis" = Shleesha pinguis Ulrich and Bassler 1906 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Kellettinidae
"Ulrichia robusta" = Kellettina robusta2
"Ulrichia robusta" = Kellettina robusta2 Kellett 1933 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Sansabellidae
"Jonesina bolliaformis" = Sansabella bolliaformis
"Jonesina bolliaformis" = Sansabella bolliaformis Ulrich and Bassler 1906 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Kloedenellidae
"Jonesina distenta" = Ellipsella distenta
"Jonesina distenta" = Ellipsella distenta Kellett 1933 ostracod