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

Also known as Kellett 67

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

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 95379: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 14.04.2010

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Platycopida - Cavellinidae
Cavellina nebrascensis2 Geinitz 1866 ostracod
 Platycopida - Sansabellidae
"Jonesina bolliaformis" = Sansabella bolliaformis
"Jonesina bolliaformis" = Sansabella bolliaformis Ulrich and Bassler 1906 ostracod
 Platycopida - Kloedenellidae
"Jonesina distenta" = Ellipsella distenta
"Jonesina distenta" = Ellipsella distenta Kellett 1933 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bairdiocyprididae
"Bythocypris pediformis" = Pseudobythocypris pediformis2
"Bythocypris pediformis" = Pseudobythocypris pediformis2 Knight 1928 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bairdiidae
Fabalicypris acetalata3, "Bairdia nevensis n. sp." = Orthobairdia texana1, "Bairdia florenaensis" = Orthobairdia texana1, "Bairdia marmorea" = Bairdia beedei1, "Bairdia seminalis" = Cryptobairdia seminalis1, Bairdia radlerae n. sp.1, Rectobairdia symmetrica3, Bairdia cf. verwiebei1, Bairdia hurwitzi3
Fabalicypris acetalata3 Coryell and Billings 1932 ostracod
"Bairdia nevensis n. sp." = Orthobairdia texana1 Harlton 1927 ostracod
"Bairdia florenaensis" = Orthobairdia texana1 Harlton 1927 ostracod
5 small
"Bairdia marmorea" = Bairdia beedei1 Ulrich and Bassler 1906 ostracod
"Bairdia seminalis" = Cryptobairdia seminalis1 Knight 1928 ostracod
Bairdia radlerae n. sp.1 Kellett 1934 ostracod
Rectobairdia symmetrica3 Cooper 1946 ostracod
Bairdia cf. verwiebei1 Kellett 1934 ostracod
Bairdia hurwitzi3 Coryell and Booth 1933 ostracod
 Podocopida - Healdiidae
Healdia winfieldensis2 Upson 1933 ostracod
 Podocopida - Bythocytheridae
Monoceratina lewisi2 Harris and Lalicker 1932 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Kirkbyidae
"Kirkbya cf. canyonensis" = Aurikirkbya canyonensis, "Kirkbya wymani" = Aurikirkbya wymani, "Amphissites pinguis" = Shleesha pinguis
"Kirkbya cf. canyonensis" = Aurikirkbya canyonensis Harlton 1929 ostracod
"Kirkbya wymani" = Aurikirkbya wymani Kellett 1933 ostracod
"Amphissites pinguis" = Shleesha pinguis Ulrich and Bassler 1906 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Knightinidae
Knightina bassleri Kellett 1933 ostracod
 Palaeocopida - Kellettinidae
"Ulrichia robusta" = Kellettina robusta2
"Ulrichia robusta" = Kellettina robusta2 Kellett 1933 ostracod