Cottonwood River Bridge, shale below buff fusulinid limestone, Elmdale (Permian of the United States)

Also known as Kellett 66

Where: Kansas (38.4° N, 96.6° W: paleocoordinates 0.8° S, 27.7° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Neva Formation, Asselian (298.9 - 295.5 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified shale

• Lighter colored shale

Size classes: mesofossils, microfossils

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 95378: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 14.04.2010

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Taxonomic list

 Platycopida - Cavellinidae
Cavellina edmistonae2 Harris and Lalicker 1932 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bairdiidae
"Bairdia florenaensis" = Orthobairdia texana1, "Bairdia seminalis" = Cryptobairdia seminalis1, Bairdia hurwitzi3, Fabalicypris acetalata3
"Bairdia florenaensis" = Orthobairdia texana1 Harlton 1927 ostracod
3 small
"Bairdia seminalis" = Cryptobairdia seminalis1 Knight 1928 ostracod
Bairdia hurwitzi3 Coryell and Booth 1933 ostracod
Fabalicypris acetalata3 Coryell and Billings 1932 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bairdiocyprididae
"Bythocypris pediformis" = Pseudobythocypris pediformis2
"Bythocypris pediformis" = Pseudobythocypris pediformis2 Knight 1928 ostracod
 Podocopida - Healdiidae
Healdia winfieldensis2 Upson 1933 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bythocytheridae
Monoceratina lewisi2 Harris and Lalicker 1932 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Sansabellidae
"Jonesina bolliaformis" = Sansabella bolliaformis
"Jonesina bolliaformis" = Sansabella bolliaformis Ulrich and Bassler 1906 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