Green's Landing Coral Bed, Hills Gulch, Jaycox Member, Genesee Co., NY (Devonian of the United States)

Where: Genesee County, New York (43.0° N, 78.1° W: paleocoordinates 36.5° S, 25.6° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Jaycox Member (Ludlowville Formation), Givetian (387.7 - 382.7 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deep subtidal ramp; gray shale

• shale

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

Primary reference: S. M. Mayer. 1989. Stratigraphy and Paleontology of the Jaycox Shale Member, Hamilton Group of the Finger Lakes Region of New York State. unpublished M.S. thesis, State University of New York College at Fredonia 1-121 [A. Miller/K. Layou]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 8984: authorized by Arnold Miller, entered by Karen Layou on 14.09.2000

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Taxonomic list

Trilobita
 Phacopida - Phacopidae
"Phacops rana" = Eldredgeops rana
"Phacops rana" = Eldredgeops rana Green 1832 trilobite
Strophomenata
 Orthotetida - Schuchertellidae
 Strophomenida - Douvillinidae
 Strophomenida - Strophodontidae
Rhynchonellata
 Athyridida - Parazygidae
Parazyga hirsuta Hall 1857
 Athyridida - Meristellidae
 Spiriferida - Spinocyrtiidae
 Spiriferida - Mucrospiriferidae
 Spiriferida - Elythidae
Elita fimbriata Conrad 1842
 Pentamerida - Clorindidae
Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Pterinopectinidae
Pterinopecten sp. Hall 1883 scallop
 Carditida - Cardiniidae
Cypricardinia indenta Conrad 1842 clam
Gastropoda
 Euomphalina - Platyceratidae
Platyceras sp., "Naticonema lineata" = Platyostoma lineata
Platyceras sp. Conrad 1840 snail
"Naticonema lineata" = Platyostoma lineata Conrad 1842 snail
Bryozoa
  -
Bryozoa indet. Ehrenberg 1831
fenestrates
Stenolaemata
 Cyclostomata - Hederellidae
Hederella sp. Hall 1883
 Cystoporida - Fistuliporidae
 Cryptostomata - Rhinidictyidae
Stictopora sp. Hall 1847
 Cystoporata -
Crinoidea
  -
Crinoidea indet. Miller 1821 Sea lily
crinoid stems
 Camerata - Melocrinidae
Anthozoa
 Auloporida - Auloporidae
Auloporidae indet. Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850 tabulate coral
 Favositida - Favositidae
Favosites milne-edswardii Lamarck 1816 tabulate coral
Favosites argus Hall 1876 tabulate coral
 Stauriida - Zaphrentidae
Heliophyllum halli Edwards and Haime 1851 horn coral
 Stauriida - Eridophyllidae