mouth of Whiskey Creek: Late/Upper Eocene, Washington

List of taxa
Where & when
Geology
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Haplophragmoiidae
Haplophragmoides sp. Cushman 1910
Lituolidae
Cyclammina sp. Brady 1876
Involutinidae
Involutina cf. incertus
Chilostomellidae
Chilostomella cf. oolina
Cassidulinidae
Cassidulina cf. galvinensis
Globocassidulina globosa
Uvigerinidae
Uvigerina garzaensis Cushman and Siegfus 1939
Buliminidae
Globobulimina pacifica Cushman 1927
Rotaliidae
Gyroidina orbicularis d'Orbigny 1865
spp. planata
Globigerinidae
Globigerina sp. d'Orbigny 1826
unclassified
Pseudoglandulina cf. inflata
Valvulinidae
Eggerella cf. bradyi
Martinottiella communis Huang et al. 2019
Polymorphinidae
Guttulina frankei
Sigmomorphina schencki
Nodosariidae
Dentalina cf. dusenburyi
Dentalina sp. d'Orbigny 1826
Dentalina longiscata
Lenticulina sp. Lamarck 1804
unclassified
Plectofrondicularia sp.
Plectofrondicularia cf. vaughani Cushman 1927
Bivalvia - Mytilida - Mytilidae
Modiolus (Modiolus) willapaensis Squires and Goedert 1991
recombined as Bathymodiolus willapaensis
Bivalvia - Cardiida - Vesicomyidae
Vesicomya (Calyptogena) sp. (Dall 1891)
Bivalvia - Lucinida - Thyasiridae
Conchocele bisecta (Conrad 1849)
synonym of Conchocele conradii
Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae
Cryptolucina megadyseides Saul et al. 1996
Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Solemyidae
Acharax dalli (Clark 1925)
original and current combination Solemya dalli
Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae
Nuculana (aff. Nuculana) grasslei Allen 1993
Foraminferea - Miliolida - Miliolidae
Pyrgo cf. lupheri
Quinqueloculina imperialis
Quinqueloculina sp. d'Orbigny 1826
see common names

Geography
Country:United States State/province:Washington County:Clallam
Coordinates: 48.1° North, 123.8° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:48.5° North, 111.5° West
Basis of coordinate:estimated from map
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Time
Period:Paleogene Epoch:Eocene
Stage:Priabonian 10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 3
Key time interval:Late/Upper Eocene
Age range of interval:37.20000 - 33.90000 m.y. ago
Stratigraphy
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: "limestone"
Environment:carbonate indet.
Taphonomy
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:macrofossils,mesofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Metadata
Database number:169032
Authorizer:W. Kiessling Enterer:M. Krause
Research group:marine invertebrate
Created:2015-05-05 09:33:04 Last modified:2015-05-05 09:33:04
Access level:authorizer only Released:2015-08-05 09:33:04
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

55218. J. L. Goedert, V. Thiel, O. Schmale, W. W. Rau, W. Michaelis and J. Peckmann. 2003. The Late Eocene ‘Whiskey Creek’ methane-seep deposit (western Washington State). Facies 48(1):223-239 [W. Kiessling/M. Krause/M. Uhen]