Sohl Wolfe City (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as USGS 9710, in a railroad cut about 1 mile E of Wolfe City, Texas. Type section of Wolfe City

Where: Texas (30.3° N, 97.7° W: paleocoordinates 35.4° N, 70.7° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Wolfe City Formation, Middle Campanian (83.5 - 70.6 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size classes: macrofossils, mesofossils

Reposited in the USGS

Primary reference: N. F. Sohl. 1964. Gastropods from the coffee Sand (Upper Cretaceous) of Mississippi. USGS Professional Paper 331C:345-394 [M. Kosnik/M. Kosnik]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 7513: authorized by Matt Kosnik, entered by Matt Kosnik on 18.07.2000

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Gastropoda
 Patellogastropoda - Lottiidae
Acmaea sp. Eschscholtz 1830 limpet
Acmaea sp.
 Neogastropoda - Buccinidae
Buccinopsis crassus true whelk
Buccinopsis crassus (Wade)
? Cantharus (Cantharulus) sp. Röding 1798 true whelk
?Cantharus (Cantharulus) sp.
 Neogastropoda - Melongenidae
Pyrifusus sp. Conrad 1858 snail
Pyrifusus sp.
 Neogastropoda - Fasciolariidae
Bellifusus sp. Stephenson 1941 snail
Bellifusus sp.
Lirosoma cretacea snail
Lirosoma cretacea (Wade)
 Neogastropoda -
Haplovoluta bicarinata snail
Haplovoluta bicarinata Wade
 Neogastropoda - Paladmetidae
Paladmete gardnerae Wade snail
Paladmete gardnerae Wade
 Neogastropoda - Pholidotomidae
Schizobasis sp. Wade 1916 snail
Schizobasis sp.
Morea ? marylandica Gardner 1916 snail
Morea marylandica Gardner?
aff. Morea cancellaria Conrad 1860 snail
Morea aff. M. cancellaria Conrad
 Neogastropoda - Volutidae
cf. Liopeplum eiodermum volute
Liopeplum cf. L. eiodermum Conrad
 Neogastropoda - Muricidae
Sargana sp. Stephenson 1923 murex snail
Sargana sp.
Ecphora proquadricostata Wade 1917 murex snail
Ecphora proquadricostata Wade
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
Beretra sp. Stephenson 1941 turrid
Beretra sp.
 Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae
cf. Anchura substriata Wade 1926 snail
Anchura cf. A. substriata Wade
cf. Graciliala calcaris snail
Graciliala cf. G. calcaris (Wade)
Graciliala ? johnsoni Stephenson 1923 snail
Graciliala johnsoni Stephenson?
Pterocerella poinsettiformis snail
Pterocerella poinsettiformis Stephenson
Pugnellus densatus snail
Pugnellus densatus Conrad
 Littorinoidea - Pickworthiidae
Urceolabrum ? mantachieensis Sohl 1964 periwinkle
Urceolabrum mantachieensis Sohl?
 Naticoidea - Naticidae
Euspira rectilabrum Conrad 1858 moon snail
Euspira rectilabrum (Conrad)
Gyrodes major Wade 1926 moon snail
Gyrodes major Wade
 Xenophoroidea - Xenophoridae
Xenophora sp. Fischer von Waldheim 1807 carrier shell
Xenophora sp.
 Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae
Laxispira lumbricalis Gabb 1877 turret shell
Laxispira lumbricalus Gabb
Turritella macnairyensis turret shell
Turritella macnairyensis Wade
"Haustator trilira" = Turritella trilira Conrad 1860 turret shell
Haustator trilira (Conrad)
 Architectibranchia - Acteonidae
"Nonacteonina sp." = Nonactaeonina, Acteon sp.
"Nonacteonina sp." = Nonactaeonina snail
Nonacteonina sp.
Acteon sp. Montfort 1810 snail
Acteon sp.
 Architectibranchia - Ringiculidae
Ringicula (Ringicula) ? pulchella Shumard 1861 snail
Ringicula (Ringicula) pulchella Shumard ?
 Basommatophora - Siphonariidae
Anisomyon sp. Meek and Hayden 1860 pulmonate
Anisomyon sp.
 Seguenzioidea - Calliotropidae
Calliomphalus (Calliomphalus) americanus snail
Calliomphalus (Calliomphalus) americanus Wade