postglacial beds near Juneau (Pleistocene of the United States)

Also known as UCMP B-6981

Where: Alaska (58.3° N, 134.4° W: paleocoordinates 58.3° N, 134.4° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• local area-level geographic resolution

When: Late/Upper Pleistocene (0.1 - 0.0 Ma)

• postglacial beds

Environment/lithology: offshore; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Reposited in the UCMP

Primary reference: F. S. MacNeil. 1967. Cenozoic Pectinids of Alaska, Iceland, and Other Northern Regions. Geological survey professional paper [W. Kiessling/M. Krause]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 186978: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 10.07.2017

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Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Pectinida - Propeamussiidae
Polynemamussium davidsoni, "Polynemamussium alaskense" = Parvamussium alaskensis
Polynemamussium davidsoni Dall 1897 mud scallop
"Polynemamussium alaskense" = Parvamussium alaskensis Dall 1871 mud scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Chlamys (Chlamys) rubida" = Chlamys rubida
"Chlamys (Chlamys) rubida" = Chlamys rubida Hinds 1845 scallop
Subspecies "Chlamys (Chlamys) rubida hindsii"