Intra-Coastal Canal, Pungo and Alligator Rivers - Pamlico Fm (Pleistocene) (Pleistocene of the United States)

Also known as North Carolina Loc. 1

Where: Hyde County, North Carolina (35.5° N, 76.3° W: paleocoordinates 35.5° N, 76.3° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Pamlico Formation, Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 Ma)

• LITHOSTRATIGRAPHY: From Pamlico Formation (Richards 1962). AGE: Sangamon, Pleistocene (Richards 1962). Little evidence for Wisconsin age.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; unlithified siliciclastic sediments

• ENVIRONMENT: No specific environment provided in text for individual collection.
• SPECIFIC LITHOLOGY: No detailed lithologic data reported in text. LITHIFICATION: Assumed to be unlithified given age and figured specimens in Richards (1962).

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: cast

Collection methods: COLLECTORS: Based on collections of Richards (1936, 1950). REPOSITORIES: Collections held in various museums, possibly including the Academy of Natural Sciences, USNM, MCZ (Cambridge), and AMNH.

Primary reference: H. G. Richards. 1962. Studies on the marine Pleistocene: Part II. The marine Pleistocene mollusks of eastern North America. Transactions of the American Philosophocal Society 52(3):1-142 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 66742: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 15.10.2006

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• COVERAGE: Exhaustive for gastropoda and bivalvia. NOMENCLATURE: Not an authoratative publication, and somewhat antiquated. However, all occurrences include species-resolution assignments and list synonymies.
Gastropoda
 Opisthobranchia - Cylichnidae
"Retusa canaliculata" = Acteocina canaliculata
"Retusa canaliculata" = Acteocina canaliculata Say 1826 barrel-bubble
 Neotaenioglossa - Calyptraeidae
Crepidula convexa Say 1822 slipper shell
Crepidula plana Say 1822 slipper shell
Crepidula fornicata Linnaeus 1758 slipper shell
 Epitonioidea - Epitoniidae
"Epitonium rupicolum" = Epitonium rupicola, Epitonium humphreysii
"Epitonium rupicolum" = Epitonium rupicola Kurtz 1860 wentletrap
Epitonium humphreysii Kiener 1838 wentletrap
 Vanikoroidea - Eulimidae
Melanella jamaicensis Adams 1845 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiopsidae
Retilaskeya bicolor Adams 1845 snail
 Neogastropoda - Terebridae
"Terebra dislocata" = Strioterebrum dislocatum, "Terebra concava" = Strioterebrum concava
"Terebra dislocata" = Strioterebrum dislocatum Say 1822 auger snail
"Terebra concava" = Strioterebrum concava Say 1827 auger snail
 Neogastropoda - Mangeliidae
"Mangilia cerina" = Kurtziella cerina
"Mangilia cerina" = Kurtziella cerina Kurtz and Stimpson 1851 snail
 Neogastropoda - Muricidae
Urosalpinx cinerea Say 1822 murex snail
Eupleura caudata Say 1822 murex snail
 Neogastropoda - Marginellidae
Prunum roscidum Redfield 1860 margin shell
 Neogastropoda - Olividae
"Oliva sayana" = Oliva (Ispidula) sayana Ravenel 1834 olive snail
Olivella mutica Say 1822 olive snail
 Neogastropoda - Melongenidae
Busycon perversum Linnaeus 1758 whelk
Busycon carica Gmelin 1792 whelk
"Busycon canaliculatum" = Busycotypus canaliculatus Linnaeus 1758 whelk
 Neogastropoda - Columbellidae
"Columbella (Astyris) lunata" = Astyris lunata, "Columbella (Anachis) avara" = Costoanachis avara
"Columbella (Astyris) lunata" = Astyris lunata Say 1826 snail
"Columbella (Anachis) avara" = Costoanachis avara Say 1822 snail
 Neogastropoda - Nassariidae
Nassarius vibex, "Nassarius acutus" = Nassarius (Nassarius) acutus, "Nassarius obsoletus" = Ilyanassa obsoleta, "Nassarius trivittatus" = Ilyanassa trivittata
Nassarius vibex Say 1822 snail
"Nassarius acutus" = Nassarius (Nassarius) acutus Say 1822 snail
"Nassarius obsoletus" = Ilyanassa obsoleta Say 1822 snail
"Nassarius trivittatus" = Ilyanassa trivittata Say 1822 snail
 Neogastropoda - Buccinidae
"Cantharus cancellata" = Solenosteira cancellaria
"Cantharus cancellata" = Solenosteira cancellaria Conrad 1846 true whelk
 Sorbeoconcha - Littorinidae
"Littorina irrorata" = Littoraria irrorata
"Littorina irrorata" = Littoraria irrorata Say 1822 periwinkle
 Sorbeoconcha - Naticidae
Sinum perspectivum, "Polinices duplicatus" = Neverita duplicatus, "Polinices heros" = Euspira heros
Sinum perspectivum Say 1831 moon snail
"Polinices duplicatus" = Neverita duplicatus Say 1822 moon snail
"Polinices heros" = Euspira heros Say 1822 moon snail
Bivalvia
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
Crassostrea virginica Gmelin 1791 oyster
 Pectinida - Anomiidae
Anomia simplex d'Orbigny 1845 jingle
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Aequipecten irradians" = Argopecten irradians
"Aequipecten irradians" = Argopecten irradians Lamarck 1819 calico scallop
 Arcida - Arcidae
"Anadara ovalis" = Lunarca ovalis, "Anadara transversa" = Anadara (Larkinia) transversa
"Anadara ovalis" = Lunarca ovalis Bruguiere 1789 ark
"Anadara transversa" = Anadara (Larkinia) transversa Say 1822 ark
 Arcida - Noetiidae
"Noetia (Eontia) ponderosa" = Eontia ponderosa
"Noetia (Eontia) ponderosa" = Eontia ponderosa Say 1822 clam
 Carditida - Crassatellidae
Crassinella lunulata Conrad 1834 clam
 Carditida - Carditidae
"Venericardia tridentata" = Pleuromeris tridentata
"Venericardia tridentata" = Pleuromeris tridentata Say 1826 clam
 Hiatellida - Hiatellidae
Hiatella arctica Linnaeus 1767 clam
 Solenida - Pharidae
Ensis directus Conrad 1844 clam
 Pholadida - Pholadidae
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
"Corbula contracta" = Caryocorbula contracta
"Corbula contracta" = Caryocorbula contracta Say 1822 clam
 Cardiida - Tellinidae
"Tellina alternata" = Tellina (Eurytellina) alternata, Tellidora cristata, "Tellina agilis" = Angulus agilis
"Tellina alternata" = Tellina (Eurytellina) alternata Say 1822 tellin clam
Tellidora cristata R├ęcluz 1842 tellin clam
"Tellina agilis" = Angulus agilis Stimpson 1857 tellin clam
 Cardiida - Donacidae
Donax fossor, "Donax variabilis" = Serrula variabilis
Donax fossor Say 1822 clam
"Donax variabilis" = Serrula variabilis Say 1822 clam
 Cardiida - Solecurtidae
"Tagelus gibbus" = Tagelus plebeius
"Tagelus gibbus" = Tagelus plebeius Lightfoot 1786 clam
 Cardiida - Semelidae
Semele bellastriata Conrad 1837 clam
Semele proficua Pulteney 1799 clam
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
Dinocardium robustum Lightfoot 1786 cockle
"Laevicardium laevigatum" = Laevicardium serratum Linnaeus 1758 cockle
Laevicardium mortoni Conrad 1831 cockle
 Cardiida - Veneridae
"Pitar morrhuana" = Pitar morrhuanus Dall 1902 venus clam
"Macrocallista nimbosa" = Macrocallista (Macrocallista) nimbosa Solander 1786 venus clam
Gemma gemma Totten 1834 venus clam
Chione cancellata Linnaeus 1767 venus clam
"Chione latilirata" = Lirophora (Lirophora) latilirata Conrad 1841 venus clam
"Dosinia elegans" = Dosinia (Dosinidia) elegans Conrad 1838 venus clam
Dosinia discus Reeve 1850 venus clam
Mercenaria mercenaria Linnaeus 1758 quahog
Mercenaria campechiensis Gmelin 1791 quahog
 Cardiida - Anatinellidae
"Labiosa plicatella" = Raeta plicatella
"Labiosa plicatella" = Raeta plicatella Lamarck 1818 clam
 Cardiida - Mactridae
Mulinia lateralis, "Spisula solidissima" = Hemimactra solidissima
Mulinia lateralis Say 1822 clam
"Spisula solidissima" = Hemimactra solidissima Dilwyn 1817 clam
 Cardiida - Dreissenidae
 Cardiida - Corbiculidae
"Polymesoda carolinensis" = Polymesoda caroliniana
"Polymesoda carolinensis" = Polymesoda caroliniana Bosc 1801 clam
 Pandorida - Pandoridae
"Pandora arenosa" = Pandora (Pandorella) arenosa
"Pandora arenosa" = Pandora (Pandorella) arenosa Conrad 1834 clam
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
"Divaricella quadrisulcata" = Divalinga quadrisulcata, "Phacoides crenella" = Parvilucina crenella, "Lucina multilineata" = Parvilucina multistriata, "Codakia costata" = Parvilucina costata, "Lucina amiantus" = Radiolucina amianta, "Phacoides radians" = Callucina keenae, "Phacoides nassula" = Lucinisca nassula, "Phacoides trisulcata" = Cavilinga trisulcata
"Divaricella quadrisulcata" = Divalinga quadrisulcata d'Orbigny 1846 clam
"Phacoides crenella" = Parvilucina crenella Dall 1901 clam
"Lucina multilineata" = Parvilucina multistriata Conrad 1841 clam
"Codakia costata" = Parvilucina costata d'Orbigny 1846 clam
"Lucina amiantus" = Radiolucina amianta Dall 1901 clam
"Phacoides radians" = Callucina keenae Chavan 1971 clam
"Phacoides nassula" = Lucinisca nassula Conrad 1846 clam
"Phacoides trisulcata" = Cavilinga trisulcata Conrad 1841 clam
 Nuculanida - Yoldiidae
Yoldia limatula Say 1831 clam
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
"Nucula proxima" = Nucula (Nucula) proxima
"Nucula proxima" = Nucula (Nucula) proxima Say 1820 Atlantic Nut Clam
Merisca aequistriata
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"Quadrans lintea" = Merisca aequistriata
"Quadrans lintea" = Merisca aequistriata Say 1824