Sample 31 (Delphi Station), Locality 10 (Pompey Center), Skaneateles Fm., Ononda (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

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

• sample taken from 19.4 m above the base of the member

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: transition zone or lower shoreface; sandstone

• sandstone

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 9604: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Karen Layou on 16.11.2000

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

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.
 Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae
Schuchertella sp. Girty 1904
 Strophomenida - Leptostrophiidae
 Athyridida - Athyrididae
 Spiriferida - Spinocyrtiidae
 Rhynchonellida - Trigonirhynchiidae
"Camarotoechia congregata" = Cupularostrum congregata
"Camarotoechia congregata" = Cupularostrum congregata Conrad 1841
 Ostreida - Pterineidae
"Cornellites fasciculata" = Ptychopteria (Cornellites) fasciculata Goldfuss 1836 oyster
Actinopteria boydi Conrad 1842 oyster
 Pteriacea -
Pteriacea indet. Gray 1847 clam
 Actinodontida - Nyassidae
 Modiomorphida - Modiomorphidae
Modiomorpha sp. Hall and Whitfield 1869 clam
Goniophora sp. Phillips 1848 clam
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
Nuculoidea sp. Williams and Berger 1916 nut clam
 Protobranchia -
 Murchisoniina - Gosseletinidae
"Bembexia sulcomarginata" = Calvibembexia sulcomarginata
"Bembexia sulcomarginata" = Calvibembexia sulcomarginata Conrad 1842 snail