PRI bulk sample - Kirby, replicate A (Pleistocene of the United States)

Where: Dillon County, South Carolina (34.4° N, 79.5° W: paleocoordinates 34.4° N, 79.3° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

• STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONS: From unknown stratigraphic unit. AGE: Appears to be Pleistocene age fauna. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: Unknown stratigraphic unit.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; unlithified, shelly/skeletal sandstone

• ENVIRONMENT: Shallow-marine, siliciclastic environment.
• SPECIFIC LITHOLOGY: Sandstone, shelly. LITHIFICATION: Unlithified, based on observation of specimens.

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original aragonite, original calcite

Reposited in the PRI

Collection methods: bulk, sieve,

• COLLECTOR: Unknown collector. REPOSITORY: PRI, Ithaca, NY. FIDELITY: High ecological 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 Unpublished census data from Atlantic coastal plain and circum-Caribbean Neogene assemblages and taxonomic opinions.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 80083: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 02.04.2008

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• TAXONOMY: Identified by A. Hendy; nomenclature based on revision of Gardner (1943), Spencer and Campbell (1987) [PBDB Ref# 15525], Abbott (1974).
Gastropoda
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Gastropoda indet. Cuvier 1795 snail
 Neotaenioglossa - Calyptraeidae
Crepidula fornicata Linnaeus 1758 slipper shell
Calyptraea centralis Conrad 1841 slipper shell
 Sorbeoconcha - Naticidae
Naticidae indet. Guilding 1834 moon snail
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
Turridae indet. Swainson 1840 turrid
 Neogastropoda - Nassariidae
Ilyanassa obsoleta Say 1822 snail
 Neogastropoda - Olividae
"Olivella carolinae" = Olivella (Dactylidia) carolinae Gardner 1948 olive snail
 Neogastropoda - Marginellidae
Marginella sp. Lamarck 1799 margin shell
 Sorbeoconcha - Vermetidae
Petaloconchus graniferus worm shell
[entered as Petaloconchus granifera]
 Cerithioidea - Turritellidae
Turritellidae indet. Lovén 1847 turret shell
Bivalvia
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Bivalvia indet. Linnaeus 1758 clam
 Arcida - Glycymerididae
Tucetona arata Conrad 1841 clam
Glycymeris americana Defrance 1826 clam
 Arcida - Arcidae
Lunarca ovalis Bruguiere 1789 ark
"Anadara lienosa" = Anadara (Rasia) lienosa Say 1832 ark
 Pectinida - Plicatulidae
"Plicatula marginata" = Plicatula gibbosa
"Plicatula marginata" = Plicatula gibbosa Lamarck 1801 scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Carolinapecten eboreus Conrad 1833 scallop
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
Crassostrea virginica Gmelin 1791 oyster
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Modiolus sp. Lamarck 1801 mussel
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
 Cardiida - Mactridae
Mulinia congesta Conrad 1833 clam
Hemimactra sp. Swainson 1840 clam
 Cardiida - Anatinellidae
Raeta plicatella Lamarck 1818 clam
 Cardiida - Veneridae
"Lirophora latilirata" = Lirophora (Lirophora) latilirata Conrad 1841 venus clam
Gemma magna Dall 1903 venus clam
"Transenella carolinensis" = Transennella venus clam
 Cardiida - Chamidae
 Cardiida - Ungulinidae
Diplodonta acclinis Conrad 1832 clam
 Cardiida - Tellinidae
Macoma sp., "Moerella sp." = Tellina (Moerella)
Macoma sp. Leach 1819 tellin clam
"Moerella sp." = Tellina (Moerella) Fischer 1887 tellin clam
 Cardiida - Semelidae
Abra aequalis Say 1822 abra
 Carditida - Crassatellidae
Crassinella lunulata Conrad 1834 clam
 Carditida - Carditidae
Cyclocardia granulata Say 1824 clam
 Carditida - Astartidae
"Astarte undulata" = Astarte (Ashtarotha) undulata Say 1824 clam
Astarte concentrica Conrad 1834 clam
Cirripedia
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