PRI 1561: Danian - Selandian, Alabama

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Gastropoda - Heterostropha - Acteonidae
Tornatellaea informal sp. A Conrad 1860
Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Mitridae
? Mesorhytis informal sp. B
Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae
Volutocorbis rugatus
spelled with current rank as Athleta (Volutocorbis)
Cephalopoda - Nautilida - Hercoglossidae
Cimomia haltomi (Aldrich 1931)
Bivalvia - Lucinida - Lucinidae
"Lucina" primoidea
Bivalvia - Cardiida - Glossidae
Glossus mediavia
Bivalvia - Nuculanida - Nuculanidae
Jupiteria (Ledina) jonesi
original and current combination Ledina
Bivalvia - Nuculida - Nuculidae
Nucula (Nucula) mediavia (Harris 1896)
Scaphopoda - Dentaliida - Dentaliidae
Dentalium mediaviense
see common names

Country:United States State/province:Alabama County:Sumter
Coordinates: 32.4° North, 88.0° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:35.5° North, 68.4° West
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Paleogene Epoch:Paleocene
10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 1
Key time interval:Danian - Selandian
Age range of interval:66.00000 - 59.20000 m.y. ago
Geological group:Midway Formation:Porters Creek
Stratigraphic resolution:member
Stratigraphy comments: Stratigraphic description "Porters Creek aka Sucarnoochee"
Lithology and environment
Primary lithology: not reported
Environment:marine indet.
Modes of preservation:body
Size of fossils:mesofossils
Collection methods and comments
Reason for describing collection:taxonomic analysis
Collection method comments: Old G.D. Harris collection.
Database number:90601
Authorizer:J. Sessa Enterer:L. Eccles
Modifier:L. Eccles Research group:GCP,marine invertebrate
Created:2009-08-10 13:26:34 Last modified:2010-10-07 08:39:36
Access level:group members Released:2014-08-10 13:26:34
Creative Commons license:CC BY
Reference information

Primary reference:

11845. K. V. Palmer and D. C. Brann. 1965. Catalogue of the Paleocene and Eocene mollusca of the southern and eastern United States. Part 1. Pelecypoda, Amphineura, Peteropoda, Scaphopoda and Cephalopoda. Bulletins of American Paleontology 48:1-471 [M. Kosnik/M. Kosnik/J. Alroy]

Secondary references:

11846 K. V. Palmer and D. C. Brann. 1966. Catalogue of the Paleocene and Eocene Mollusks of the Southern and Eastern United States Part II. Gastropoda. Bulletins of American Paleontology 48:471-1057 [M. Kosnik/M. Kosnik/J. Sessa]