UCMP 10461 (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 186844: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 05.07.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Cardiida - Veneridae
"Transennella tantilla" = Nutricola tantilla
"Transennella tantilla" = Nutricola tantilla Gould 1853 venus clam
 Neogastropoda - Olividae
"Olivella biplicata" = Olivella (Callianax) biplicata
"Olivella biplicata" = Olivella (Callianax) biplicata Sowerby 1825 olive snail
 Neogastropoda - Columbellidae
"Alia carinata" = Pyrene (Alia), Mitrella tuberosa
"Alia carinata" = Pyrene (Alia) dovesnail
Mitrella tuberosa Carpenter 1864 snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae
Bittium inerfossa cerith snail