Locality 2x, Bahay River, Philippines - Popenoe and Kleinpell (1978) (Pliocene of Philippines)

Also known as Locality 2x

Where: Tayabas, Philippines (13.0° N, 122.0° E: paleocoordinates 13.0° N, 122.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Canguinsa Sandstone Member (Vigo Formation), Pliocene (5.3 - 2.6 Ma)

• In a section, 50 ft thick of yellow sandstone and bluish clayey sandstone. The Malumbang Limestione is found in the hill 100 yards to the northeast and is unconformable on the Canguinsa Sandstone. Overlies Maglihi Sandstone (1000-2000 ft thick) and is overlain by the Malumbang Limestone (100-200 ft thick). the Canguinsa Sandstone is 500-1200 ft thick.

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; yellow sandstone and blue, argillaceous sandstone

• Disturbed by minor faulting
• Yellow sandstone and bluish clayey sandstone.

Size class: macrofossils

Preservation: original aragonite, original calcite

Reposited in the CAS, UCMP

Collection methods: quarrying,

• Collections held in UCB (UC- Berkeley), CAS (Cal. Acad. Sci.) and UCLA

Primary reference: W.P. Popenoe and R. M. Kleinpell. 1978. Age and stratigraphic significance for Lyellian correlation of the fauna of the Vigo Formation, Luzon, Phillipines. Occasional papers of the California Academy of Sciences 129:1-73 [A. Miller/A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 41524: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 15.07.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• Exhaustive for mollusca. Forams, algae, mammals also mentioned in text, but not listed.
 Arcida - Arcidae
"Anadara antiquata" = Anadara (Anadara) antiquata Linnaeus 1758 ark
Anadara biformis Martin 1883 ark
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
"Corbula fortisulcata" = Corbula (Notocorbula) fortisulcata Smith 1879 clam
 Neogastropoda - Olividae
"Oliva oliva" = Oliva (Oliva) oliva
"Oliva oliva" = Oliva (Oliva) oliva Linnaeus 1758 olive snail
 Neogastropoda - Columbellidae
 Neogastropoda - Buccinidae
"Hebra subspinosa" = Nassa (Hebra), "Hebra jonkeri" = Nassa (Hebra)
"Hebra subspinosa" = Nassa (Hebra) true whelk
"Hebra jonkeri" = Nassa (Hebra) true whelk
 Neogastropoda - Nassariidae
"Alectrion cf. coronatus" = Nassarius (Alectrion), "Alectrion sinusigera" = Nassarius (Alectrion), "Alectrion crenulatus" = Nassarius (Alectrion), "Arcularia cf. globosa" = Nassarius (Arcularia), "Arcularia thersites" = Nassarius (Arcularia), "Arcularia bimaculosa" = Nassarius (Arcularia), "Arcularia "sp. B"" = Nassarius (Arcularia)
"Alectrion cf. coronatus" = Nassarius (Alectrion) snail
"Alectrion sinusigera" = Nassarius (Alectrion) snail
"Alectrion crenulatus" = Nassarius (Alectrion) snail
"Arcularia cf. globosa" = Nassarius (Arcularia) snail
"Arcularia thersites" = Nassarius (Arcularia) snail
"Arcularia bimaculosa" = Nassarius (Arcularia) snail
"Arcularia "sp. B"" = Nassarius (Arcularia) Link 1807 snail
 Neogastropoda - Melongenidae
Melongena galeodes Lamarck 1843 snail
 Neogastropoda - Mitridae
Mitra interlirata mitre shell
 Neogastropoda - Costellariidae
Vexillum obeliscus ribbed mitre
Vexillum costellaris ribbed mitre
Vexillum formosense ribbed mitre
Vexillum amanda Reeve 1845 ribbed mitre
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
 Neogastropoda - Conidae
Conus socialis cone shell
 Neogastropoda - Terebridae
 Stromboidea - Strombidae
"Strombus canarium" = Laevistrombus canarium Linnaeus 1758 conch
 Naticoidea - Naticidae
"Natica cf. columnaris" = Natica, "Mamilla mammata" = Natica, "Notocochlis gualteriana" = Natica gualteriana, Eunaticina papilla, Polinices solida, Polinices aurantius
"Natica cf. columnaris" = Natica moon snail
"Mamilla mammata" = Natica moon snail
"Notocochlis gualteriana" = Natica gualteriana Récluz 1843 moon snail
Eunaticina papilla Gmelin 1791 moon snail
Polinices solida moon snail
Polinices aurantius Lamarck 1822 moon snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Potamididae
Cerithidea jenkinsi Martin 1879 horn snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Cerithiidae
Clypeomorus morus cerith snail
Cerithium "sp. a" Bruguière 1789 cerith snail
Rhinoclavus pfefferi cerith snail
 Architectibranchia - Acteonidae
Pupa sulcata Gmelin 1791 snail
 Architectonicoidea - Architectonicidae
Architectonica perspectiva Linnaeus 1767 sundial
 Trochoidea - Trochidae