UCMP 10459 (Pleistocene of the United States)

Where: Ventura County, California (33.2° N, 119.4° W: paleocoordinates 33.2° N, 119.1° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Pleistocene (2.6 - 0.0 Ma)

• Pleistocene substage 53, ~120,000

Environment/lithology: shallow subtidal; unlithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: M. P. Russell. 1991. Modern Death Assemblages and Pleistocene Fossil Assemblages in Open Coast High Energy Environments, San Nicolas Island, California. Palaios 6(2):179-191 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 186842: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 05.07.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Carditida - Carditidae
"Glans subquadrata" = Glans carpenteri
"Glans subquadrata" = Glans carpenteri Lamy 1922 clam
 Cardiida - Veneridae
"Transennella tantilla" = Nutricola tantilla
"Transennella tantilla" = Nutricola tantilla Gould 1853 venus clam
Gastropoda
 Patellogastropoda - Lottiidae
 Fissurelloidea - Fissurellidae
Fissurella volcano Reeve 1849 snail