Satartia (Eocene of the United States)

Where: Yazoo County, Mississippi (32.7° N, 90.5° W: paleocoordinates 33.3° N, 82.7° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

When: Jackson Group, Priabonian (38.0 - 33.9 Ma)

• group-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: coastal; marl

• clayey

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: E. W. Hilgard. 1860. Report on the Geology and Agriculture of the State of Mississippi 1-391 [M. Uhen/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: general faunal/floral analysis

PaleoDB collection 132822: authorized by Mark Uhen, entered by Mark Uhen on 28.08.2012

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

Bivalvia
 Carditida - Carditidae
"Venericardia planicosta" = Venericor planicosta
"Venericardia planicosta" = Venericor planicosta Lamarck 1801 clam
Gastropoda
 Neogastropoda - Pseudolividae
"Gastridium vetustum" = Testallium
"Gastridium vetustum" = Testallium snail
Mammalia
 Cetacea - Basilosauridae
"Zeuglodon sp." = Basilosaurus
"Zeuglodon sp." = Basilosaurus Harlan 1834 whale