Session No. 156 Thursday, November 8, 2001

8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Hynes Convention Center: 102
Marine Invertebrate Paleontology III
Carrie E. Schweitzer and Rodney M. Feldmann, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
156-08:00 AM DIFFERENTIATING BETWEEN SPECIES OF THE STROMATOPOROID HABROSTROMA FROM THE LOCHKOVIAN (LOWER DEVONIAN) OF NORTH AMERICA: STOCK, Carl W., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Alabama, Box 870338, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0338, cstock@wgs.geo.ua.edu and BURRY-STOCK, Judith A., Program of Educational Research, Univ of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0231
156-08:15 AM COMMUNITY DIVERSITY IN A PENNSYLVANIAN PHYLLOID ALGAL MOUND FROM TEXAS: SCHNEIDER, Chris L., Geological Sciences, Univ of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, c.schneider@mail.utexas.edu.
156-08:30 AM FUNCTIONAL ANALYSIS AND EVOLUTIONARY MORPHOLOGY OF DASYCLADALEAN ALGAE: LODUCA, Steven T., Dept Geography & Geology, Eastern Michigan Univ, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, geo_loduca@online.emich.edu and BEHRINGER, Ernest R., Physics and Astronomy, Eastern Michigan Univ, Ypsilanti, MI 48197
156-08:45 AM DISSECTING THE "LITHIOTIS" FACIES: IMPLICATIONS FOR THE EARLY JURASSIC "REEF ECLIPSE: FRASER, Nicole M., Department of Earth Sciences, Univ of Southern California, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0740, nmfraser@usc.edu and BOTTJER, David J., Department of Earth Sciences, Univ of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0740
156-09:00 AM ANALYZING THE LATITUDINAL DIVERSITY GRADIENT: TESTING THE "AGE OF THE TROPICS" HYPOTHESIS USING DEEP TIME: LEIGHTON, Lindsey R., Dept. of Geology, Univ. of California, Davis, CA 95616, leighton@geology.ucdavis.edu.
156-09:15 AM MORPHOLOGY AND EVOLUTION OF THE AZOOXANTHELLATE CORAL GENERA ANOMOCORA AND ASTEROSMILIA: DAWSON, John P., University of Iowa, 121 Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242-1379, john-dawson@uiowa.edu.
156-09:30 AM LATE PLEISTOCENE EVOLUTION OF A DOMINANT CARIBBEAN REEF CORAL: SPECIATION AND EXTINCTION WITHIN THE MONTASTRAEA ANNULARIS COMPLEX: BUDD, Ann F., Department of Geoscience, University of Iowa, 121 Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242-1379, ann-budd@uiowa.edu and PANDOLFI, John M., Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560
156-09:45 AM COMBINING PALEONTOLOGICAL AND BIOLOGICAL CRITERIA WITHIN THE XANTHOIDEA (DECAPODA): TOWARD A NEW VIEW OF DECAPOD SYSTEMATICS, EVOLUTION, AND PALEOBIOGEOGRAPHY: SCHWEITZER, Carrie E., Department of Geology, Kent State Univ Stark Campus, Canton, OH 44720, cschweitzer@stark.kent.edu and FELDMANN, Rodney M., Kent State Univ - Kent, 221 McGilvrey Hall, Kent, OH 44242-0001
156-010:00 AM DISTRIBUTION OF FOSSIL DECAPOD CRUSTACEANS FROM THE LA MESETA FORMATION (EOCENE) ON SEYMOUR ISLAND, ANTARCTICA: CHANGING TIMES AND CHANGING PATTERNS: MARENSSI, Sergio, Instituto Antartico Argentino, Buenos Aires, Argentina, smarenssi@dna.gov.ar, FELDMANN, Rodney M., Kent State Univ - Kent, 221 McGilvrey Hall, Kent, OH 44242-0001, and SCHWEITZER, Carrie E., Department of Geology, Kent State Univ Stark Campus, Canton, OH 44720
156-010:15 AM NEW EARLY CAMBRIAN BRADORIIDA (CRUSTACEA?) FROM ANTARCTICA: IMPLICATIONS FOR BRADORIID BIOGEOGRAPHY AND EVOLUTION: RODE, Alycia L., Department of Geology, Univ of Kansas, 120 Lindley Hall, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, arode@ku.edu and LIEBERMAN, Bruce S., Department of Geology and Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Univ of Kansas, 120 Lindley Hall, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045
156-010:30 AM MORPHOLOGICAL STABILIZATION IN THE DEEPWATER TRILOBITE, TRIARTHRUS BECKI (GREEN): A TEST OF THE PLUS ÇA CHANGE MODEL: KIM, Keonho1, MITCHELL, Charles E.1, and SHEETS, H. David2, (1) Dept. of Geology, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, keonhokim@hotmail.com, (2) Canisius College, 2001 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14208-1035
156-010:45 AM ONTOGENETIC AND EVOLUTIONARY DYNAMICS OF SHAPE DISPARITY IN THE TRILOBITE PHACOPS: KAPLAN, Peter, Department of Geological Sciences and Museum of Paleontology, Univ of Michigan, 1109 Geddes Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, pefty@aya.yale.edu, ZELDITCH, Miriam L., Museum of Paleontology, Univ of Michigan, 1109 Geddes Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, and SHEETS, H. David, Canisius College, 2001 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14208-1035
156-011:00 AM EARLY ORDOVICIAN TRILOBITE DIVERSITY, TURNOVER RATES, AND MASS EXTINCTION: HIGH-RESOLUTION BIOSTRATIGRAPHY OF THE HOUSE FORMATION AND CORRELATIVES, GREAT BASIN: ADRAIN, Jonathan M., Department of Geoscience, Univ of Iowa, 121 Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242, jonathan-adrain@uiowa.edu and WESTROP, Stephen R., Oklahoma Museum of Natural History and School of Geology & Geophysics, Univ of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73072
156-011:15 AM REMARKABLE PRESERVATION OF FOSSIL WORMS (ANNELIDA: POLYCHAETA) FROM THE LA MESETA FORMATION (EOCENE), SEYMOUR ISLAND, ANTARCTICA: FELDMANN, Rodney M., Department of Geology, Kent State Univ, Kent, OH 44242, rfeldman@kent.edu and SCHWEITZER, Carrie E., Department of Geology, Kent State Univ Stark Campus, Canton, OH 44720
156-011:30 AM EVENT BED DEPOSITION IN THE CINCINNATIAN SERIES: IMPLICATIONS FOR TAPHONOMIC PROCESSES AND ASSESSING MICROEVOLUTIONARY CHANGES WITHIN FLEXICALYMENE: HUNDA, Brenda R., Earth Sciences, Univ of California, Riverside, Riverside, CA 92521, brendahu@citrus.ucr.edu and HUGHES, Nigel C., Univ California - Riverside, 1432 Geology Bldg, Riverside, CA 92521-0423

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