Jamesburg, Domengine, California (Eocene to of the United States)

Where: California (36.4° N, 121.6° W: paleocoordinates 36.7° N, 108.3° W)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Domengine Formation, Lutetian to Lutetian (47.8 - 38.0 Ma)

• Cited as middle Eocene Domengine "stage"

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; lithified sandstone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: J. W. Durham. 1943. Pacific Coast Cretaceous and Tertiary corals. Journal of Paleontology 17(2):196-202 [W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling/W. Kiessling]more details

Purpose of describing collection: paleoecologic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36859: authorized by Wolfgang Kiessling, entered by Wolfgang Kiessling on 18.02.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Carditida - Carditidae
Venericardia sp. Lamarck 1801 clam
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
"Nemocardium linteum" = Nemocardium (Nemocardium) linteum
"Nemocardium linteum" = Nemocardium (Nemocardium) linteum Conrad 1855 cockle
 Scleractinia - Flabellidae
Flabellum californicum Vaughan 1900 stony coral
var. fiedleri