Hodson Loc. 1084 (Miocene to of Venezuela)

Where: Falcon, Venezuela (10.9° N, 70.8° W: paleocoordinates 10.5° N, 68.5° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Langhian to Langhian (16.0 - 7.2 Ma)

• LITHOSTRATIGRAPHY: From unknown lithostratigraphic unit. AGE: Miocene in original text; assigned to late Middle-early Late Miocene based on the presence of Lindapecten buchivacoanus [=Langhian-Tortonian]. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: From unknown position within sequence.

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: F. Hodson, H. K. Hodson, and G. D. Harris. 1927. Some Venezualan and Caribbean Mollusks. Bulletins of America Paleontology 13(49):1-160 [A. Miller/A. Miller/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 61156: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Arnold Miller on 30.05.2006

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Pecten (Chlamys) buchivacoanus" = Lindapecten buchivacoanus
"Pecten (Chlamys) buchivacoanus" = Lindapecten buchivacoanus Hodson et al. 1927 scallop
Gastropoda
 Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae