UCMP B-779, Salado Creek (Cretaceous of the United States)

Also known as 31-51-6F

Where: Stanislaus County, California (37.4° N, 121.3° W: paleocoordinates 36.1° N, 76.5° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Panoche Formation, Albian (113.0 - 100.5 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified, concretionary siliciclastic sediments

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by M. Maddock in 1952; reposited in the UCMP

Collection methods: surface (float)

Primary reference: W. P. Elder and J. W. Miller. 1993. Map and checklists of Jurassic and Cretaceous macrofossil localities within the San Jose 1:100,000 Quadrangle, California, and discussion of paleontological results. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 93-503:1-49 [M. Clapham/M. Clapham]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 185410: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 22.04.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Myalinida - Inoceramidae
Inoceramidae indet. Giebel 1852 clam
Cephalopoda
 Ammonitida - Desmoceratidae
"? Puzosiidae indet." = Puzosiinae
"? Puzosiidae indet." = Puzosiinae Spath 1922 ammonite