PRI 2181: Selandian, Alabama

List of taxa
Where & when
Taphonomy & methods
Metadata & references
Taxonomic list
Gastropoda - Opisthobranchia - Retusidae
Retusa (Cylichnina) informal sp. A (Monterasato 1884)
Palmer and Brann 1966
Gastropoda - Neogastropoda - Volutidae
Volutocorbis rugatus
Palmer and Brann 1966
spelled with current rank as Athleta (Volutocorbis)
Volutocorbis rugatus saffordi
Gastropoda - Naticidae
Polinices eminulus (Conrad 1833)
Palmer and Brann 1966
Polinices eminulus variation
Lacunaria informal sp. A Conrad 1866
Palmer and Brann 1966
see common names

Country:United States State/province:Alabama County:Choctaw
Coordinates: 32.2° North, 88.0° West (view map)
Paleocoordinates:35.0° North, 69.8° West
Basis of coordinate:based on nearby landmark
Geographic resolution:outcrop
Period:Paleogene Epoch:Paleocene
Stage:Selandian 10 m.y. bin:Cenozoic 1
Key time interval:Selandian
Age range of interval:61.60000 - 59.20000 m.y. ago
Geological group:Midway Formation:Naheola
Stratigraphic resolution:member
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
Database number:90605
Authorizer:J. Sessa Enterer:L. Eccles
Modifier:L. Eccles Research group:GCP,marine invertebrate
Created:2009-08-10 14:03:50 Last modified:2010-10-07 09:24:32
Access level:group members Released:2014-08-10 14:03:50
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]