Holmhill Inclosure, (SU 258083) (Eocene of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.0° N, 1.3° W: paleocoordinates 48.2° N, 5.0° W)

• coordinate based on political unit

• small collection-level geographic resolution

When: Barton Clay Formation, Middle Eocene (48.6 - 37.2 Ma)

• bed-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: shale

Primary reference: R. J. Cordiner and D. A. Bone. 1986. Exposures of the Barton Beds along the Highland Water in the New Forest, Hants. Tertiary Research 7(4):133-137 [M. Patzkowsky/K. Layou/M. Uhen]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 3265: authorized by Mark Patzkowsky, entered by Karen Layou on 28.07.1999

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Taxonomic list

Echinoids indet.
fragments of test
Polincidae indet.
"gen. indet." - originally entered as "Polincid gen. indet."
 Ostreida - Ostreidae
Ostrea sp. Linnaeus 1758 oyster
 Carditida - Crassatellidae
Crassatella sulcata Solander 1866 clam
 Carditida - Carditidae
? Cardiocardita sulcata clam
originally entered as "?Cardiocardita sulcata"
"Venericardia davidsoni" = Cyclocardia (Arcturellina) davidsoni Deshayes 1858 clam
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
"Bicorbula gallica" = Corbula (Bicorbula) gallica Lamarck 1801 clam
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
"? Vepricardium porulosum" = Cardium (Orthocardium) porulosum
"? Vepricardium porulosum" = Cardium (Orthocardium) porulosum Solander 1766 cockle
originally entered as "?Vepricardium porulosum"
 Protobranchia - Nuculanidae
Nuculana minima Sowerby 1812 pointed nut clam
 Thecosomata -
 Opisthobranchia - Cylichnidae
? Scaphander sp. Monfort 1810 snail
originally entered as "?Scaphander sp."
 Neogastropoda - Melongenidae
Cornulina minax Solander 1766 snail
 Neogastropoda - Cancellariidae
Bonellitia evulsa Solander 1766 snail
 Neogastropoda - Marginellidae
"Stazzania bifidoplicata" = Marginella (Stazzania)
"Stazzania bifidoplicata" = Marginella (Stazzania) margin shell
 Neogastropoda - Volutidae
"Athleta luctator" = Athleta (Volutospina) luctator
"Athleta luctator" = Athleta (Volutospina) luctator Sowerby 1823 volute
 Neogastropoda - Costellariidae
Conomitra parva ribbed mitre
 Neogastropoda - Turridae
"Surcula exorta" = Turricula, "Drillia granulata" = Crassispira (Tripia) granulata
"Surcula exorta" = Turricula turrid
"Drillia granulata" = Crassispira (Tripia) granulata Lamarck 1804 turrid
 Neogastropoda - Borsoniidae
Asthenotoma dissimilis snail
originally entered as "Asthnotoma dissimilis"
"Bathytoma turbida" = Epalxis (Bathytoma) turbida Solander in Brander 1766 snail
 Stromboidea - Strombidae
Rimella rimosa Solander 1766 true conch
 Naticoidea - Naticidae
Natica butoni moon snail
 Xenophoroidea - Xenophoridae
Xenophora sp. Fischer von Waldheim 1807 carrier shell
 Sorbeoconcha - Turritellidae
Turritella edita turret shell
 Architectonicoidea - Architectonicidae
Solariaxis canaliculata Lamarck 1804 sundial
 Dentaliida - Dentaliidae
 Cheilostomata - Batoporidae
 Cheilostomata - Orbituliporidae
 Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae
Abdounia beaugei Arambourg 1935 requiem shark
"Pisces indet." = Osteichthyes, "Pisces indet." = Osteichthyes
"Pisces indet." = Osteichthyes Huxley 1880 bony fish
"Pisces indet." = Osteichthyes Huxley 1880 bony fish
 Albuliformes - Pterothrissidae
Pterothrissus bartonensis bonefish
 Kurtiformes - Apogonidae
Apogon tuberculatus Cardinalfish
 Ophidiiformes - Bythitidae
 Scleractinia - Turbinoliidae
Turbinolia sp. Lamarck 1816 stony coral