Jackson Bluff (Miocene of the United States)

Where: Leon County, Florida (30.4° N, 84.6° W: paleocoordinates 30.6° N, 83.0° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Duplin Formation, Late/Upper Miocene (11.6 - 5.3 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; marl

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. W. Wells. 1947. Coral Studies, Part III. Three new Cretaceous corals from Texas and Alabama, Part IV. A new species of Phyllangia from the Florida Miocene, Part V. A new Coenocyathus from Florida. Bulletins of American Paleontology 31(123):162-176 [W. Kiessling/U. Merkel/U. Merkel]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 123580: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Uta Merkel on 26.01.2012

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Taxonomic list

Anthozoa
 Scleractinia - Rhizangiidae
Phyllangia blakei n. sp. Wells 1947 stony coral