USNM 9045, Chappel Ls, McCulloc County, TX (Carboniferous of the United States)

Also known as TF-406 (of Cloud) USGS 9360

Where: McCulloch County, Texas (31.1° N, 99.3° W: paleocoordinates 27.2° S, 49.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Chappel Limestone Formation, Kinderhookian (358.9 - 352.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; lithified, fine-grained, medium, shelly/skeletal, gray limestone

• "several thin beds of gray, fine to medium-grained, crinoidal limestone"

Reposited in the USNM

Primary reference: J. L. Carter. 1967. Mississippian brachiopods from the Chappel Limestone of central Texas. Bulletins of American Paleontology 53(238):249-488 [N. Heim/N. Heim]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 62494: authorized by Noel Heim, entered by Noel Heim on 20.07.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Strophomenata
 Productida - Araksalosiidae
Cyphotalosia masonensis n. gen. n. sp. Carter 1967
Quadratia egregia n. sp. Carter 1967
 Productida - Monticuliferidae
 Productida - Productidae
 Productida - Productellidae
 Strophomenida - Rafinesquinidae
 Strophomenida - Chonetidae
? Retichonetes gibberulus n. sp. Carter 1967
 Strophomenida - Anopliidae
? Tornquistia transversalis n. sp. Carter 1967
 Strophomenida - Rugosochonetidae
 Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae
Rhynchonellata
 Terebratulida - Beecheriidae
 Terebratulida - Dielasmatidae
Dielasma sp. King 1856
 Terebratulida - Cranaenidae
Hamburgia chappelensis n. sp. Carter 1967
Cranaena texana n. sp. Carter 1967
 Athyridida - Athyrididae
"Cleiothyridina cf. prouti" = Carteridina prouti Swallow 1860
Athyris bradyensis n. sp. Carter 1967
 Athyridida - Meristidae
Camarophorella dorsata n. sp. Carter 1967
 Athyridida - Neoretziidae
 Spiriferida - Mucrospiriferidae
Tylothyris brevaurita n. sp. Carter 1967
 Spiriferida - Reticulariidae
 Spiriferida - Spiriferidae
Spirifer chappelensis n. sp. Carter 1967
Ectochoristites inflatus n. sp. Carter 1967
 Spiriferida - Brachythyrididae
 Spiriferida - Martiniidae
Eomartiniopsis girtyi Branson 1938
 Spiriferida - Crassumbidae
Crassumbo inornatus n. gen. n. sp.
Crassumbo inornatus n. gen. n. sp. Carter 1967
 Spiriferida - Strophopleuridae
Fusella llanoensis n. sp. Carter 1967
Amesopleura texana n. sp. Carter 1967
 Spiriferida - Ambocoeliidae
Crurithyris parva Weller 1899
 Rhynchonellida - Stenoscismatidae
Coledium evexum Grant 1965
Coledium undulatum Grant 1965
Coledium vadosulcatum Carter 1967
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchoporidae
Rhynchopora sansabensis n. sp. Carter 1967
 Rhynchonellida - Petasmariidae
 Rhynchonellida - Tetracameridae
 Spiriferinida - Cyrtinidae
 Spiriferinida - Punctospiriferidae
Punctospirifer sp. North 1920
 Orthida - Schizophoriidae
Schizophoria sp. King 1850
 Orthida - Rhipidomellidae
Craniata
 Craniida - Craniidae
Philhedra sp. Koken 1889