HB-1584 [Tubará Fm] (Pliocene of Colombia)

Where: Colombia (10.8° N, 75.0° W: paleocoordinates 10.6° N, 74.3° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Tubará Formation, Early/Lower Pliocene (5.3 - 3.6 Ma)

• LITHOSTRATIGRAPHY: From the Tubará Formation, which overlies the Las Pedices Group (Early Miocene), and is overlain by the Galapa Group (Late Miocene). AGE: Early Miocene, according Barrios (1960), but assigned by the enterer to the Early Pliocene based on more recent biostratigraphic correlations. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: From unknown position within section.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; siliciclastic sediments

• No paleoenvironmental data provided.
• LITHIFICATION: Unknown. LITHOLOGY: No lithologic data provided, but assumed to be siliciclastic.

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Bürgl

Collection methods: surface (in situ),

• COLLECTORS: H. Bürgl. REPOSITORY: Museo Geológico Nacional, Bogota, Colombia.

Primary reference: M. Barrios. 1960. Algunos moluscos del Terciario Medio de Colombia. Boletin Geologico 6(1-3):213-306 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 133232: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 06.09.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• COVERAGE: Exhaustive for mollusca. NOMENCLATURE: Authoritative publication, with somewhat antiquated nomenclature, and species-resolution identifications.
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
Ostrea messor Maury 1925 oyster
SUBSPECIES: Ostrea messor colombiensis
 Neogastropoda - Olividae
Oliva cylindrica Sowerby 1850 olive snail
 Neogastropoda - Columbellidae
"Pyrene (Strombina) colombiana" = Sincola (Dorsina) colombiana
"Pyrene (Strombina) colombiana" = Sincola (Dorsina) colombiana Weisbord 1929 snail
 Neogastropoda - Nassariidae
"Phos baranoanus" = Gordanops baranoanus
"Phos baranoanus" = Gordanops baranoanus Anderson 1929 snail
 Neogastropoda - Muricidae
"Typhis linguliferus" = Siphonochelus (Laevityphis) linguiferus, "Murex messorius" = Vokesimurex messorius
"Typhis linguliferus" = Siphonochelus (Laevityphis) linguiferus Dall 1890 murex snail
SUBSPECIES: Typhis linguliferus costaricensis
"Murex messorius" = Vokesimurex messorius Sowerby 1841 murex snail
 Neogastropoda - Drilliidae
"Drillia henekeni" = Hindsiclava henekeni
"Drillia henekeni" = Hindsiclava henekeni Sowerby 1850 snail
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
"Turris albida" = Polystira albida
"Turris albida" = Polystira albida Perry 1811 turrid
SUBSPECIES: Turris albida tellea
 Neogastropoda - Terebridae
"Terebra gatunensis" = Strioterebrum gatunensis
"Terebra gatunensis" = Strioterebrum gatunensis Toula 1908 auger snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae
Turritella gatunensis Conrad 1857 turret shell
Tucetona canalis
"Glycymeris lloydsmithi" = Tucetona canalis lloydsmithi
"Glycymeris lloydsmithi" = Tucetona canalis lloydsmithi Brown and Pilsbry 1917
SUBSPECIES: Glycymeris lloydsmithi multicostata