UCMP B-764, Salado Creek (Cretaceous to of the United States)

Also known as 31-28-1F

Where: Stanislaus County, California (37.4° N, 121.3° W: paleocoordinates 43.4° N, 89.3° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Panoche Formation, Santonian to Santonian (86.3 - 72.1 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified conglomerate

Size class: macrofossils

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

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 185414: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Matthew Clapham on 22.04.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
Ostreidae indet. Rafinesque 1815 oyster
 Cardiida - Mactridae
Cymbophora cf. stantoni Arnold 1908 clam
Cymbophora cf. bella Saul 1974 clam
 Cardiida - Veneridae
Calva sp. Popenoe 1937 venus clam