Sample 12 (Mottville Member, Skaneateles Fm.), Locality 10 (Pompey Center), Onon (Devonian of the United States)

Where: Onondaga County, New York (42.9° N, 75.9° W: paleocoordinates 36.9° S, 23.7° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Mottville Member (Skaneateles Formation), Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• sample taken from 0.8 m from the base of the outcrop

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: offshore

• shale

Collection methods: bulk,

Primary reference: J. C. Brower and O. B. Nye, Jr. 1991. Quantitative Analysis of Paleocommunities in the Lower Part of the Hamilton Group near Cazenovia, New York. Dynamic Stratigraphy and Depositional Environments of the Hamilton Group (Middle Devonian) in New York State, Part II; New York State Museum Bulletin (469)37-73 [A. Miller/K. Layou]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 9504: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Karen Layou on 15.11.2000

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Taxonomic list

• All data are original proportions of species in samples. The sums of many of the samples do not equal 1.0 because rare species were deleted prior to analysis.
 Productida - Chonetidae
 Strophomenida - Leptostrophiidae
 Athyridida - Athyrididae
 Spiriferida - Mucrospiriferidae
 Atrypida - Atrypidae
Pseudatrypa cf. devoniana
[entered as Pseudoatrypa devoniana]
  - Tropidoleptidae
 Ostreida - Pterineidae
"Cornellites fasciculata" = Ptychopteria (Cornellites) fasciculata Goldfuss 1836 oyster
Actinopteria boydi Conrad 1842 oyster
 Pteriacea -
Pteriacea indet. Gray 1847 clam
Pterinopecten, Pseudoaviculopecten and similar forms
 Cardiidia - Sanguinolitidae
"Sphenotus sp." = Sanguinolites
"Sphenotus sp." = Sanguinolites M'Coy 1844 clam
 Cardiidia - Grammysiidae
Grammysia sp. de Verneuil 1847 clam
 Cardiida - Kalenteridae
 Modiomorphida - Modiomorphidae
Glossites sp. Hall 1885 clam
Modiomorpha sp. Hall and Whitfield 1869 clam
 Lucinida - Mactromyidae
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
Nuculoidea sp. Williams and Berger 1916 nut clam
 Protobranchia -
Nuculites oblongatus Conrad 1841 clam
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
"Bembexia sulcomarginata" = Calvibembexia sulcomarginata
"Bembexia sulcomarginata" = Calvibembexia sulcomarginata Conrad 1842 snail
 Murchisoniina - Palaeozygopleuridae