MCZ C. Jones Loc. 45 [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

• small collection-level geographic resolution

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

• Talus from bed similar to Loc. 42 on road to edge of Jackson Bluff

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; unlithified, brown, red, argillaceous sandstone

• ENVIRONMENT: Shallow-marine, restricted/sheltered, fine-grained siliciclastic environment.
• Reddish-brown clayey sand

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original aragonite

Collected by Jones; reposited in the MCZ

Collection methods: bulk, sieve,

• COLLECTOR: Carol Jones, ~1970's. REPOSITORY: MCZ, Harvard. FIDELITY: High ecologic fidelity.

Primary reference: A. J. W. Hendy, D. P. Buick, K. V. Bulinski, C. A. Ferguson, and A. I. Miller. 2008. Unpublished census data from Atlantic coastal plain and circum-Caribbean Neogene assemblages and taxonomic opinions. [A. Hendy/A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 80044: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Kate Bulinski on 01.04.2008

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• TAXONOMY: Identified by A. Hendy; nomenclature based on revision of Glenn (1904), Ward (1992), and Petuch (2004).
Gastropoda
 Neotaenioglossa - Calyptraeidae
"Crepidula spinosa" = Bostrycapulus aculeatus Gmelin 1791 slipper shell
Crepidula fornicata Linnaeus 1758 slipper shell
 Cerithioidea - Turritellidae
Torcula alumensis turret shell
 Sorbeoconcha - Vermetidae
Petaloconchus graniferus worm shell
[entered as Petaloconchus granifera]
Petaloconchus sculpturatus Lea 1846 worm shell
 Trochoidea - Trochidae
Bivalvia
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Modiolus sp. Lamarck 1801 mussel
 Pectinida - Anomiidae
Placunanomia plicata Tuomey and Holmes 1857 scallop
 Pectinida - Plicatulidae
"Plicatula marginata" = Plicatula gibbosa
"Plicatula marginata" = Plicatula gibbosa Lamarck 1801 scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
"Chama striata" = Nanogyra (Palaeogyra) virgula Deshayes 1831 oyster
 Arcida - Glycymerididae
Tucetona sp. Iredale 1939 clam
Glycymeris americana Defrance 1826 clam
 Arcida - Arcidae
"Anadara lienosa" = Anadara (Rasia) lienosa Say 1832 ark
Anadara callicestosa Dall 1898 ark
[entered as Anadara callicetosa]
 Carditida - Carditidae
Cyclocardia granulata Say 1824 clam
 Carditida - Astartidae
Astarte floridana Dall 1903 clam
 Carditida - Crassatellidae
 Cardiida - Veneridae
"Transenella carolinae" = Transennella, Chione erosa, "Mercenaria rileyi" = Mercenaria campechiensis rileyi, Lirophora ulocyma, "Lirophora latilirata" = Lirophora (Lirophora) latilirata
"Transenella carolinae" = Transennella venus clam
Chione erosa venus clam
"Mercenaria rileyi" = Mercenaria campechiensis rileyi Conrad 1838 quahog
Lirophora ulocyma Dall 1895 venus clam
"Lirophora latilirata" = Lirophora (Lirophora) latilirata Conrad 1841 venus clam
 Cardiida - Semelidae
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
Bothrocorbula sp., "Caryocorbula inaequalis" = Corbula inaequalis
Bothrocorbula sp. Gabb 1873 clam
"Caryocorbula inaequalis" = Corbula inaequalis Say 1824 clam
Cirripedia
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