Satsop River, west fork (Oligocene of the United States)

Also known as LACMIP 17747

Where: Grays Harbor County, Washington (47.3° N, 123.6° W: paleocoordinates 46.9° N, 112.7° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

When: Lincoln Creek Formation, Rupelian (33.9 - 28.1 Ma)

Environment/lithology: basinal (); limestone

• carbonate

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: S. Kiel and K. Amano. 2013. The earliest bathymodiolin mussels: An Evaluatio of Eocene and Oligocene taxa from deep-sea methane seep deposits in Western Washington State. Journal of Paleontology 87(4):589-602 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 205195: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 08.10.2019

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Bathymodiolus willapaensis Squires and Goedert 1991 mussel
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
Elliptiolucina washingtonia n. sp.3 Kiel 2013 clam
 Cardiida - Vesicomyidae
Squiresica knapptonensis1 Amano and Kiel 2007 clam
 Neomphalida - Peltospiridae
? Depressigyra sp.2 Warén and Bouchet 1989 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Provannidae
Provanna antiqua2 Squires 1995 snail
 Lepetellida - Pyropeltidae
Pyropelta sp.2 McLean and Haszprunar 1987 snail
 Trochoidea - Turbinidae
Margarites (Pupillaria) columbiana2 Squires and Goedert 1991 snail