Sohl 006 (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as Roadcut on NE-facing slope of Hall Creek, a tributary of the Tallahatchie River, 2.9 miles (airline) SW of Dumas, Tippah Co., MS

Where: Tippah County, Mississippi (34.7° N, 89.0° W: paleocoordinates 38.3° N, 66.2° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Nostoceras alternatum ammonoid zone, Coon Creek Tongue Member (Ripley Formation), Early/Lower Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• Ammonoid zone from Cobban 1974 and Cobban and Kennedy 1995.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: mesofossils

Collection methods: N.F. Sohl 1950-2

Primary reference: N. F. Sohl. 1960. Archeogastropoda, Mesogastropoda and stratigraphy of the Ripley, Owl Creek, and Prairie Bluff Formations. US Geological Survey Professional Paper 331:1-151 [M. Kosnik/M. Kosnik]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 7590: authorized by Matt Kosnik, entered by Matt Kosnik on 18.07.2000

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Ptenoglossa - Vasidae
Lupira pyriformis Stephenson 1941 snail
Lupira pyriformis Stephenson
Lupira turbinea Sohl 1964 snail
Lupira turbinea Sohl
 Ptenoglossa - Epitoniidae
Striaticostatum bexarense Stephenson 1941 wentletrap
Striaticostatum bexarense (Stephenson)
cf. Belliscala rockensis Stephenson 1941 wentletrap
Belliscala cf. B. rockensis Stephenson
 Cephalaspidea - Cylichnidae
Cylichna incisa Stephenson 1941 snail
Cylichna incisa Stephenson
 Neogastropoda - Buccinidae
Stantonella ripleyana Conrad 1860 true whelk
Stantonella ripleyana (Conrad)
Buccinopsis dorothiella Sohl 1964 true whelk
Buccinopsis dorothiella Sohl
Buccinopsis solida Wade 1917 true whelk
Buccinopsis solida (Wade)
Ptychosyca inornata Gabb 1876 true whelk
Ptychosyca inornata Gabb
Aliofusus stamineus Sohl 1964 true whelk
Aliofusus stamineus Sohl
 Neogastropoda - Melongenidae
Pyrifusus subdensatus Conrad 1858 snail
Pyrifusus subdensatus Conrad
Deussenia ripleyana Harbison 1945 snail
Deussenia ripleyana Harbison
 Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae
Anomalofusus subnodosus Sohl 1964 snail
Anomalofusus subnodosus Sohl
Remera stephensoni Harbison 1945 snail
Remera stephensoni Harbison
Bellifusus curvicostatus Wade 1926 snail
Bellifusus curvicostatus (Wade)
Hercorhyncus (Hercorhyncus) tippanus Conrad 1860 snail
Hercorhyncus (Hercorhyncus) tippanus Conrad
Paleopsephaea mutabilis Wade 1926 snail
Paleopsephaea mutabilis Wade
Drilluta sp. Wade 1916 snail
Drilluta sp.
Drilluta distans Conrad 1860 snail
Drilluta distans (Conrad)
Ornopsis (Pornosis) digressa Wade 1926 snail
Ornopsis (Pornosis) digressa (Wade)
Ornopsis (Pornosis) modica Sohl 1964 snail
Ornopsis (Pornosis) modica Sohl
 Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae
Caveola acuta Wade 1926 snail
Caveola acuta speciosa Sohl
Plesiotriton cretaceus snail
Plesiotriton cretaceus Sohl
Mataxa elegans Wade 1916 snail
Mataxa elegans Wade
 Neogastropoda - Paladmetidae
Paladmete cancellaria Conrad 1858 snail
Paladmete cancellaria (Conrad)
Paladmete gardnerae Wade snail
Paladmete gardnerae pygmaea Sohl
 Neogastropoda - Mitridae
Paleofusimitra elongata Sohl 1963 mitre shell
Paleofusimitra elongata Sohl
 Neogastropoda - Pholidotomidae
Morea corsicanensis Stephenson 1941 snail
Morea corsicanensis Stephenson
Morea marylandica Gardner 1916 snail
Morea marylandica Gardner
 Neogastropoda - Volutidae
Longoconcha quadrilirata Sohl 1964 volute
Longoconcha quadrilirata Sohl
Volutomorpha producta Sohl 1964 volute
Volutomorpha producta Sohl
Volutomorpha dumasensis Dall 1907 volute
Volutomorpha dumasensis Dall
Volutomorpha valida Sohl 1964 volute
Volutomorpha valida Sohl
Liopeplum leioderma Conrad 1860 volute
Liopeplum leioderma (Conrad)
 Neogastropoda - Tudiclidae
Pyropsis cornutus Sohl 1964 snail
Pyropsis cornutus Sohl
 Neogastropoda - Turbinellidae
Napulus fragilis Sohl 1964 snail
Napulus fragilis Sohl
 Neogastropoda - Muricidae
Sargana stantoni Weller 1907 murex snail
Sargana stantoni (Weller)
Ecphora proquadricostata Wade 1917 murex snail
Ecphora proquadricostata Wade
Lowenstamia liratus Wade 1926 murex snail
Lowenstamia liratus (Wade)
 Neogastropoda -
Fulgerca ? attenuata Wade 1926 snail
Fulgerca attenuata (Wade)?
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
Fusimilis kummeli Sohl 1964 turrid
Fusimilis kummeli Sohl
Amuletum (Lutema) sp. Stephenson 1941 turrid
Amuletum (Lutema) sp.
Amuletum wadei turrid
Amuletum wadei Sohl
Amuletum dumasensis Sohl 1964 turrid
Amuletum dumasensis Sohl
Beretra gracilis Wade 1926 turrid
Beretra gracilis (Wade)
 Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae
Drepanochilus triliratus snail
Drepanochilus triliratus Stephenson
Graciliala calcaris snail
Graciliala calcaris (Wade)
Pterocerella sp. Meek 1864 snail
Pterocerella sp. A Sohl 1960
Anchura abrupta snail
Anchura abrupta Conrad
Pugnellus goldmani snail
Pugnellus goldmani Gardner
Pugnellus (Pugnellus) densatus snail
Pugnellus (Pugnellus) densatus Conrad
 Littorinoidea - Pickworthiidae
Urceolabrum tuberculatum periwinkle
Urceolabrum tuberculatum callistum Harbison
 Vanikoroidea - Eulimidae
"Cossmannia tennesseensis" = Anteglosia tennesseensis Wade 1926 snail
Anteglosia tennesseensis (Wade)
Eulima gracilistylis Sohl 1964 snail
Eulima gracilistylis Sohl
Eulima laevigata Lea 1843 snail
Eulima laevigata Wade
 Naticoidea - Naticidae
Euspira rectilabrum Conrad 1858 moon snail
Euspira rectilabrum (Conrad)
Gyrodes americanus moon snail
Gyrodes americanus (Wade)
"Gyrodes spillmani" = Gyrodes (Sohlella) spillmani Gabb 1861 moon snail
Gyrodes spillmani Gabb
Gyrodes supraplicatus Conrad 1858 moon snail
Gyrodes supraplicatus (Conrad)
 Rissooidea - Rissoidae
Alvania tallahatchiensis snail
Turboella tallahatchiensis Sohl
 Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae
Trobus corona turret shell
Trobus corona (Conrad)
Laxispira lumbricalis Gabb 1877 turret shell
Laxispira lumbricalis Gabb
Turritella howelli turret shell
Turritella howelli Harbison
Turritella vertebroides Morton 1834 turret shell
Turritella vertebroides Morton
"Haustator trilira" = Turritella trilira Conrad 1860 turret shell
Turritella trilira Conrad
 Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae
Cerithium nodoliratum Wade 1926 cerith snail
Cerithium nodoliratum Wade
 Heterostropha - Acteonidae
Goniocylichna bisculpturata Wade 1926 snail
Goniocylichna bisculpturata Wade
Zikkuratia tabanneensis Sohl 1963 snail
Zikkuratia tabanneensis Sohl
Acteon pistilliformis Sohl 1964 snail
Acteon pistilliformis Sohl
 Heterostropha - Ringiculidae
"Ringicula pulchella" = Ringicula (Ringicula) pulchella Shumard 1861 snail
Ringicula pulchella Shumard
Oligoptycha corrugata Sohl 1964 snail
Oligoptycha corrugata Sohl
 Heterostropha - Gordenellidae
Promathilda (Clathrobaculus) parvula Sohl 1960 snail
Promathilda (Clathrobaculus) parvila Sohl
 Heterostropha - Mathildidae
Gegania bella snail
Gegania bella prodiga Sohl
Mathilda unionensis snail
Mathilda unionensis Sohl
? Mathilda (Mathilda) cedarensis Stephenson 1941 snail
Mathilda (Mathilda?) cedarensis Stephenson
 Pyramidelloidea - Pyramidellidae
Creonella subangulata Sohl 1964 snail
Creonella subangulata Sohl
 Pyramidelloidea -
Damesia keownvillensis snail
Damesia keownvillensis Sohl
 Architectonicoidea - Architectonicidae
Pseudomalaxis pilsbryi snail
Pseudomalaxis pilsbryi Harbison
Pseudomalaxis sp. Fischer 1850 snail
Pseudomalaxis sp. B Sohl 1960
 Turbinoidea - Turbinidae
"Teinostoma clara" = Solariorbis clara
"Teinostoma clara" = Solariorbis clara Sohl 1960 snail
Teinostoma clara Sohl
 Seguenzioidea - Calliotropidae
Calliomphalus (Calliomphalus) americanus snail
Calliomphalus (Calliomphalus) americanus Wade