Locality 119b, Cub Creek, 1.5 miles southeast of Morristown: Dresbachian, Tennessee

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Trilobita - Olenida - Aphelaspidae
Aphelaspis hamblenensis n. sp. Resser 1938
Resser 1938
synonym of Aphelaspis walcotti
Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Tricrepicephalidae
Tricrepicephalus walcotti
Lochman 1940
Walcott's f. 1a & 1a', not 1d according to Lochman.
Trilobita - Ptychopariida - Crepicephalidae
Crepicephalus thoosa Walcott 1916
Crepicephalus comus Walcott 1916
Walcott 1916
Helcionelloida - Helcionellida - Helcionellidae
Cycloholcus nummus n. gen., n. sp. Knight 1947
see common names

Country:United States State/province:Tennessee County:Hamblen
Coordinates: 36.2° North, 83.3° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:29.0° South, 86.0° West
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Cambrian Epoch:Furongian
10 m.y. bin:Cambrian 5
Key time interval:Dresbachian Trilobite zone: Cedaria
Age range of interval:497.00000 - 485.40000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphic resolution:formation
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: "shale"
Environment:marine indet.
Modes of preservation:body,cast
Size of fossils:macrofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Museum repositories:USNM
Database number:156379
Authorizer:P. Wagner Enterer:P. Wagner
Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2014-05-20 10:33:29 Last modified:2014-05-20 10:33:29
Access level:the public Released:2014-05-20 10:33:29
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

16108. J. B. Knight. 1947. Some new Cambrian bellerophont gastropods. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 106(17):1-11 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]

Secondary references:

21572 C. Lochman. 1940. Fauna of the basal Bonneterre Dolomite (Upper Cambrian) of southeastern Missouri. Journal of Paleontology 14:1-53 [G. Webster/G. Webster]
51250 C. E. Resser. 1938. Cambrian System (restricted) of the southern Appalachians. 15:1-131 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]
51252 C. D. Walcott. 1916. Cambrian geology and paleontology III. No. 3 - Cambrian trilobites. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 64(3):157-258 [P. Wagner/P. Wagner]