Santa Barbara Formation, Santa Barbara, USGS M1918 (Pliocene of the United States)

Where: Santa Barbara County, California (34.4° N, 119.5° W: paleocoordinates 34.2° N, 118.5° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• basin-level geographic resolution

When: Santa Barbara Formation, Late/Upper Pliocene (3.6 - 2.6 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithology not reported

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Landau

• COLLECTOR: B. Landau. REPOSITORY: B. Landau collection.

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 187073: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Mihaela Krause on 12.07.2017

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• COVERAGE: Limited to taxa described in text. NOMENCLATURE: Authoritative publication, with modern nomenclature and species-resolution identifications.
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Chlamys (Chlamys) rubida" = Chlamys rubida
"Chlamys (Chlamys) rubida" = Chlamys rubida Hinds 1845 scallop
Subspecies "Chlamys (Chlamys) rubida jordani"