North-Central Section - 35th Annual Meeting (April 23-24, 2001)
Session No. 15 Tuesday, 24 April 2001
8:20 AM-11:00 AM, Bowling and Billiards Center, Illinois State University: BBC Activity Room


Daniel B. Blake and Peter A. Kaplan, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
15-08:20 AM TRILOBITE PALEOECOLOGY AND TAPHONOMY OF THE STEPTOEAN (UPPER CAMBRIAN) DUNDERBERG FORMATION, CHERRY CREEK RANGE, NEVADA: BEAN, Jad R., Department of Geoscience, Univ of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242,, ADRAIN, J. M., Department of Geoscience, Univ of Iowa, 121 Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242, and WESTROP, S. R., Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, and School of Geology & Geophysics, Univ of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73072
15-08:40 AM A THALLOPHYTIC-ALGA-DOMINATED BIOTA FROM THE SILURIAN ERAMOSA FORMATION, ONTARIO, CANADA: LODUCA, Steven T., Eastern Michigan Univ, Dept Geography & Geology, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, and TETREAULT, Denis, Dept. of Earth Sciences, Univ of Western Ontario, London, ON N6A 5B7, Canada
15-09:00 AM NEW AND OLD LOWER CARBONIFEROUS ASTEROID (ECHINODERMATA) GENERA AND THE SOURCES OF POST-PALEOZOIC CROWN-GROUP ASTEROIDS: BLAKE, Daniel B., Department of Geology, Univ of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801, and ELLIOTT, Daniel, Biology Department, Central Methodist College, Biology, 1100, Fayette, MO 65248
15-09:20 AM AN EXAMINATION OF THE PHYLOGENETIC POSITION OF THE EMBOLOMERI: GARCIA, William J., Department of Geology, Univ of Cincinnati, 500 Geology/Physics Building, Cincinnati, OH 45221,
15-09:40 AM DESCRIPTION OF EARLIEST ENCRUSTING ORGANISMS(?) FROM THE MESOZOIC OF NORTH AMERICA: KAPLAN, Peter, Department of Geological Sciences and Museum of Paleontology, Univ of Michigan, 1109 Geddes Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109,
 10:00 AM Break
15-010:20 AM SHINARUMP INCISED VALLEY CUT-AND-FILL DEPOSITS, PALEOSOLS, AND ICHNOFOSSILS IN THE LOWER PART OF THE UPPER TRIASSIC CHINLE FORMATION, PETRIFIED FOREST NATIONAL PARK, ARIZONA: IT REALLY DOES EXIST, AND IT HAS REGIONAL STRATIGRAPHIC IMPLICATIONS: HASIOTIS, Stephen T., Department of Earth Sciences, Indiana State Univ, 159 Science Building, Terre Haute, IN 47809,, DEMKO, Timothy M., Department of Geosciences, Univ of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, and DUBIEL, Russell F., US Geol Survey, PO Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225-0046
15-010:40 AM A PECULIAR EARLY EOCENE, NEARSHORE, SHALLOW WATER SUSPENSION-FEEDING COMMUNITY FROM SEYMOUR ISLAND, ANTARCTICA: GLASS, Alexander1, BLAKE, Daniel B.1, and ARONSON, Richard B.2, (1) Department of Geology, Univ of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61801-2919,, (2) Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island, AL 36528

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