2003 Seattle Annual Meeting (November 2–5, 2003)
Session No. 221 Wednesday, November 5, 2003
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Washington State Convention and Trade Center: Hall 4-F

Paleontology/Paleobotany (Posters) II

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221-120MORPHOMETRIC ANALYSIS OF THE EDIACARAN FROND CHARNIODISCUS FROM THE MISTAKEN POINT FORMATION, NEWFOUNDLAND: LAFLAMME, Marc, Geological Sciences, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada, laflamme@students.geol.queensu.ca and NARBONNE, Guy M., Geological Sciences, Queen’s Univ, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6
221-221EDIACARAN FOSSIL MYTHS: GEHLING, Jim G., Palaeontology, South Australian Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide, 5000, Australia, gehling.jim@saugov.sa.gov.au, DROSER, Mary L., Dept. of Earth Sciences, Univ of California, Riverside, 1432 Geology Bldg, Riverside, CA 92521, and JENSEN, Sören, Area de Paleontologia, Universidad de Extremadura, Arda. de Elvas s/n, Badajoz, E-06071, Spain, treptichnus@yahoo.com
221-322EXTRACTION OF CALCIFIED RADIOLARIA AND OTHER CALCAREOUS MICROFOSSILS FROM MICRITIC LIMESTONE UTILIZING ACETIC ACID: KARIMINIA, Seyed Mohsen1, PESSAGNO, Emile A. Jr1, CARTER, James1, and SABETI SORAIADOOST, Narjes2, (1) The Univ of Texas at Dallas, Department of Geosciences FO 21, P. O. Box 830688, Richardson, TX 75083-0688, smk736@utdallas.edu, (2) Department of Geology, Collin County Community College, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway, Plano, TX 75074
221-423DETERMINING CONTROLS ON SILICIFICATION IN MISSISSIPPIAN FOSSILS OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN REGION: BUTTS, Susan Harrington, Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Idaho, Moscow, ID 83844-3022, butt2205@uidaho.edu.
221-524SILICIFIED MICROFOSSILS FROM BLACK CANYON: MIOCENE BARSTOW FORMATION, SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA: LEGGITT, V. Leroy, Department of Natural Sciences, Loma Linda Univ, Loma Linda, CA 92350, lleggitt@sd.llu.edu.
221-625AN UNUSUAL TAPHONOMIC SCENARIO FOR THE BUCK MOUNTAIN (PERMIAN) CEPHALOPOD FAUNA IN NEVADA: MAPES, Royal H., Geological Sciences, Ohio Univ, Athens, OH 45701, mapes@ohiou.edu, MAEDA, Haruyoshi, Department of Geology and Mineralogy, Kyoto Univ, Kyoto 606-01, Japan, PIERCEY, Patricia, Geological Sciences, Ohio Univ, Clippinger Labs 316, Athens, OH 45701, and LANDMAN, Neil H., Division of Paleontology (Invertebrates), American Museum of Nat History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024-5192
221-726TAPHONOMY OF MOPALIA MUSCOSA AND KATHARINA TUNICATA (PHYLUM MOLLUSCA, CLASS POLYPLACOPHORA) FROM CATTLE POINT AND FALSE BAY, SAN JUAN ISLAND, WASHINGTON, USA: PUCHALSKI, Stephaney S., Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana Univ, 1001 E. 10th St, Bloomington, IN 47405, spuchals@indiana.edu.
221-827DO LOCAL EXTINCTIONS CORRELATE WITH TAPHONOMIC SIGNATURES OF FRESHWATER MUSSEL SHELLS IN THE NORTH FORK HOLSTON RIVER, VA?: BROWN, Megan E., Geological Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, mebrown@vt.edu and KOWALEWSKI, Michal, Department of Geological Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061
221-928JELLYFISH SANDWICH: EMBEDDING, PREPARATION, AND SECTIONING OF RECENT JELLYFISH TO AID IN FOSSIL JELLY RECOGNITION: MASON, Jane, UC Museum of Paleontology, Univ of California, 1101 Valley Life Sciences Building, Berkeley, CA 94720, j_mason@uclink4.berkeley.edu.
221-1029ESTIMATING THE COMPLETENESS AND CONGRUENCE OF THE DINOSAUR FOSSIL RECORD: PHYLOGENETIC APPROACHES: HEATHCOTE, Julia F., Earth And Planetary Sciences, Washington Univ, Campus Box 1169 - 108 Wilson Hall, 1 Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130-4899, juliah@levee.wustl.edu and BARRETT, Paul M., Department of Palaeontology, The Nat History Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London, SW7 5BD
221-1130LATE TRIASSIC DINOSAUR LOCALITIES OF LATE REVUELTIAN (R2) AGE (NORIAN), PETRIFIED FOREST NATIONAL PARK, ARIZONA: BEUHLER, Howard, Entomology, Plant Pathology and Weed Science, New Mexico State Univ, Las Cruces, NM 88003, beuhlerh@yahoo.com, HUNT, Adrian P., New Mexico Museum of Nat History, 1801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, WRIGHT, Jeremiah, Chemistry, Univ of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, LUCAS, Spencer G., New Mexico Museum of Nat History & Sci, 1801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1375, and ZEIGLER, Kate E., Earth and Planetary Sciences, Univ of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131
221-1231CATASTROPHIC MASS MORTALITY OF A HERD OF YOUNG DIPLODOCID SAUROPODS FROM THE MORRISON FORMATION OF MONTANA: MYERS, Timothy S., Department of Geology, Univ of Cincinnati, 500 Geology / Physics Bldg, P.O. Box 210013, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0013, myersts@email.uc.edu.
221-1332AN EARLY CRETACEOUS THEROPOD FROM SOUTHWESTERN ARKANSAS: HUNT, ReBecca K., Department of Geosciences, Texas Tech Univ, Lubbock, TX 79409-1053, dinochick_rkh@hotmail.com and CHURE, Dan, Dinosaur National Monument, PO Box 92, Jensen, UT 84035
221-1433VERTEBRATE-RICH PHOSPHATIC CONGLOMERATES FROM THE SHALLOW TRANS-SAHARAN SEAWAY, NORTHEASTERN MALI: TAPANILA, Leif M., Department of Geology & Geophysics, Univ of Utah, 1460 East, 135 South, Room 719, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0111, ltapanila@mines.utah.edu, ROBERTS, Eric M., Dept. of Geology and Geophysics, Univ of Utah, 135 South 1460 East, Room 719, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, O'LEARY, Maureen A., Department of Anatomical Sciences, Stony Brook Univ, HSC T-8 (040), Stony Brook, NY 11766, and NOVACEK, Michael J., Division of Paleontology, American Museum of Nat History, Central Park West at 79th St, New York, NY 10024-5192
221-1534INCORPORATING FOSSIL TAXA INTO PHYLOGENETIC ANALYSES OF MODERN CLADES: THE CASE OF PROPHAETHON: GULAS-WROBLEWSKI, Bonnie E., Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, Univ of Chicago, 1027 East 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637, bonnieg@midway.uchicago.edu.
221-16Paper Withdrawn
221-1736A NEW COLOSTEID AMPHIBIAN FROM HANCOCK COUNTY, KENTUCKY: GARCIA, William J., Geology, Univ of Cincinnati, 500 Geology/Physics Building, Cincinnati, OH 45221, garciaw@email.uc.edu.
221-1837TRILOPHOSAURUS JACOBSI IS NOT A PROCOLOPHONID: DATA FROM A NEW QUARRY FROM THE UPPER TRIASSIC CHINLE GROUP, WEST TEXAS: HECKERT, Andrew B.1, LUCAS, Spencer G.1, RINEHART, Larry F.1, SPIELMANN, Justin A.2, and KAHLE, Robert1, (1) New Mexico Museum of Nat History & Sci, 1801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1375, AHeckert@nmmnh.state.nm.us, (2) Biology, Dartmouth College, Hinman Box 4571, Hanover, NH 03755
221-1938RECONSTRUCTING THE ROSTRUM OF THE SAWFISH, ISCHYRHIZA MIRA, FROM THE LOWER NAVESINK FORMATION (CAMPANIAN-MAASTRICHTIAN), MONMOUTH COUNTY, NEW JERSEY: BECKER, Martin A.1, BRADY, Daniel1, and CHAMBERLAIN, John A. Jr2, (1) Department of Physics and Geology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ 08628, becker@tcnj.edu, (2) Department of Geology, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY 11210
221-2039CHONDRICHTHYANS FROM THE FAIRPOINT MEMBER OF THE FOX HILLS FORMATION (MAASTRICHTIAN), MEADE COUNTY, SOUTH DAKOTA: CHAMBERLAIN, John A. Jr, Dept. of Geology and Meteorology, Kean Univ, Union, NJ Dept. of Geo, johnc@brooklyn.cuny.edu, BECKER, Martin A., Department of Physics and Geology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, 08628, and TERRY, Dennis O. Jr, Department of Geology, Temple Univ, Philadelphia, PA 19122
221-2140PALEOBIOGEOGRAPHY OF THE WESTERN INTERIOR SEAWAY AND THE RELEVANCE OF THE AUSTIN AND TAYLOR GROUPS (UPPER CRETACEOUS) OF NE TEXAS TO THE SOUTHERN PROVINCE: MAIN, Derek J., Paleontology Dept, Dallas Museum of Nat History, P.O. Box 150349, Dallas, TX 75010, dmain@dmnhnet.org.
221-2241ASSESSING MAMMALIAN PALEOFAUNAL DIVERSITY: DISCREPANCIES BETWEEN PUBLISHED AND MUSEUM COLLECTION DATA FOR THE MIOCENE OF NORTHWESTERN NEVADA, USA: DAVIS, Edward and PYENSON, Nicholas, Integrative Biology, Univ of California, Berkeley, 3060 Valley Life Sciences Building, Berkeley, CA 94720, daviseb@socrates.berkeley.edu
221-2342THE MUSTELID STHENICTIS IN MONGOLIA: IMMIGRANT FROM NORTH AMERICA: O'CONNOR, Jingmai, Geology, Occidental College, 1600 Campus Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90041, oconnorj@oxy.edu, PROTHERO, Donald, Geology, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA 90041, and WANG, Xiaoming, Vertebrate Paleontology, Nat History Museum of Los Angeles County, 900 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007
221-2443DID CLOVIS HUNTERS BUTCHER PLEISTOCENE MAMMALS AT GYPSUM CAVE, NEVADA?: GLOWIAK, Elizabeth M. and ROWLAND, Stephen M., Department of Geoscience, Univ of Nevada Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Pkwy Box 4010, Las Vegas, NV 89154, Lizardite28@hotmail.com
221-2544LET US PREY: SIMULATIONS OF SURFACE GRAZING AND MOVEMENT TRACES IN HETEROGENEOUS ENVIRONMENTS: PLOTNICK, Roy E., Earth and Environmental Sciences, Univ of Ilinois at Chicago, 845 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-7056, plotnick@uic.edu.
221-2645VERTEBRATE AND INVERTEBRATE TRACE FOSSILS IN THE UPPER JURASSIC MORRISON FORMATION, BIG HORN BASIN, WYOMING: LINKING ICHNOFOSSILS AND SUBSTRATES IN AVULSION AND FLOODPLAIN DEPOSITS: PLATT, Brian F., Geology, Univ of Kansas, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, 120 Lindley Hall, Lawrence, KS 66045-7613, bplatt@ku.edu and HASIOTIS, Stephen T., Department of Geology, Univ of Kansas, 120 Lindley Hall, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045-7613
221-2746STRATIGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF TETRAPOD AND INVERTEBRATE ICHNOFOSSILS IN THE PERMIAN COCONINO SANDSTONE OF GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK AND ADJACENT AREAS, NORTHERN ARIZONA: SANTUCCI, Vincent L., National Park Service, McLean, VA 22101, Vincent_Santucci@nps.gov, HUNT, Adrian P., New Mexico Museum of Nat History, 1801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, and LUCAS, Spencer G., New Mexico Museum of Nat History & Sci, 1801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1375
221-2847EARLY PERMIAN (LEONARDIAN) TETRAPOD FOOTPRINTS FROM LAKE KEMP, NORTH-CENTRAL TEXAS: LUCAS, Spencer G.1, LERNER, Allan J.1, NELSON, John2, HUNT, Adrian P.1, and DIMICHELE, William A.3, (1) New Mexico Museum of Nat History, 1801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, hanallaine@aol.com, (2) Illinois State Geol Survey, Champaign, IL 61820, (3) Paleobiology, National Museum of Nat History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560
221-2948LARGE TETRAPODS IN THE EARLY PENNSYLVANIAN - ICHNOLOGICAL EVIDENCE FROM ALABAMA: HUNT, Adrian P., New Mexico Museum of Nat History, 1801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, ahunt@nmmnh.state.nm.us and LUCAS, Spencer G., New Mexico Museum of Nat History & Sci, 1801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1375
221-3049INTERPRETING THEROPOD COMMUNITY DYNAMICS AND DISPELLING THE MYTHS OF THE SUNDANCE VERTEBRATE ICHNOFAUNAL PROVINCE: COMPARISON OF BATHONIAN DINOSAUR TRACKSITES IN THE BIGHORN BASIN, WYOMING: BREITHAUPT, Brent H.1, ADAMS, Thomas L.1, SHINN, Jerome P.1, SOUTHWELL, Elizabeth H.1, and MATTHEWS, Neffra A.2, (1) Geological Museum, Univ of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, uwgeoms@uwyo.edu, (2) Geological Museum, Univ of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071
221-3150THE FOSSIL RECORD AND PALEOECOLOGICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF NORTH AMERICAN AMPHISBAENIANS AND THEIR BURROWS: THE INTERACTION OF FOSSORIAL REPTILES WITH THE SUBSTRATE: HEMBREE, Daniel I. and HASIOTIS, Stephen T., Department of Geology, Univ of Kansas, Lindley Hall, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd., Room 120, Lawrence, KS 66045, danhem@ku.edu
221-3251DEUNFFIA AND DOMASIA FROM THE SILURIAN OF BRAZIL: CHRONOSTRATIGRAPHIC IMPLICATIONS: CARDOSO, T.R., Departamento de Estratigrafia e Paleontologia, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Facultade de Geologia, Rio de Janeiro, teregina@uerj.br, RODRIGUES, Maria Antonieta, Av. Rui Barbosa Nº 300 Ap. 1603 Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro, CEP 22250-02, Brazil, tutuca@uerj.br, and GONZÁLEZ, F., Departamento de Geología, Universidad de Huelva, Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales, Huelva
221-3352APPLICATION OF GEOCHEMISTRY AND ORGANIC PETROGRAPHY TECHNIQUES IN PALEOBOTANICAL STUDIES: ALVES, Laureen Sally da Rosa, Departamento de Estratigrafia e Paleontologia, UERJ, Rua São Francisco Xavier, 524/2032A - Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 20559-900, Brazil, lara@uerj.br, MENDONÇA FILHO, João Graciano, IGEO/DEGEO/Lab. de Palinofácies e Fácies orgânica, UFRJ, Cidade Universitária s/n - Ilha do Fundão, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21949-900, Brazil, MENEZES, Taissa Rêgo, CEGEQ, PETROBRAS-CENPES, Cidade Universitária, Quadra 7 - Ilha do Fundão, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 21949-900, Brazil, and MARQUES-TOIGO, Marleni, IGEO, UFRGS, Av. Bento Gonçalves, 9500, Porto Alegre, RS, 91501-970
221-3453PALEONTOLOGICAL RECONNAISSANCE OF THE FREDERIKA FORMATION, WRANGELL-ST. ELIAS NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE, SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA: FREMD, Theodore1, DUNN, Regan E.1, RICKABAUGH, Skylar J.1, GRAHAM, David B.1, and ROSENKRANS, Danny2, (1) John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, National Park Service, 32651 Highway 19, Kimberly, OR 97848, ted_fremd@nps.gov, (2) Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, National Park Service, Copper Center, AK 99573
221-3554LATE QUATERNARY NEOTROPICAL VEGETATION DYNAMICS: CLIMATE CHANGE, PLANT RESPONSE, AND THE FOSSIL POLLEN RECORD: PUNYASENA, Surangi W., Committee on Evolutionary Biology, Univ of Chicago, 1025 East 57th Street, Culver 402, Chicago, IL 60637, surangi@uchicago.edu.
221-3655PALYNOLOGICAL VARIATION IN A BELIZEAN PEAT CORE: EVIDENCE OF CLIMATE CHANGE OVER THE PAST ~8000 YEARS: MORGAN, Rebecca, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Univ of Alaska Fairbanks, Box 755780, Fairbanks, AK 99775, fsrm@uaf.edu, WOOLLER, Matthew, Alaska Stable Isotope Facility, Water and Environmental Research Center, Univ of Alaska Fairbanks, 441 Duckering Building, Box 755860, Fairbanks, AK 99775, FOWELL, Sarah, Geology and Geophysics, Univ of Alaska Fairbanks, PO Box 755780, Fairbanks, AK 99775-5780, BEHLING, Hermann, Centre for Tropical Maritime Ecology, Fahrenheitstrasße. 1, D-28359 Bremen, Germany, and FOGEL, Marilyn, Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Washington, DC 20015
221-3756COMPARISON OF LATE-EARLY CAMBRIAN ARCHAEOCYATHAN REEFS FROM NEVADA, U.S.A. AND THE WESTERN HUBEI DISTRICT, CHINA: HICKS, Melissa1, ROWLAND, Stephen M.2, ZHANG, Junming3, LI, Guoxiang3, and YANG, Aihua3, (1) Department of Geoscience, Univ of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Box 454010, Las Vegas, NV 89154-4010, hicksm@unlv.nevada.edu, (2) Geoscience, Univ of Nevada Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Pkwy Box 4010, Las Vegas, NV 89154, (3) Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, 210008, China
221-3857METAZOAN REEFS FROM THE UPPER CAMBRIAN OF THE ARROW CANYON RANGE, CLARK COUNTY, NEVADA: MROZEK, Stephanie1, DATTILO, Benjamin F.1, HICKS, Melissa1, and MILLER, James F.2, (1) Department of Geoscience, Univ of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Box 454010, Las Vegas, NV 89154-4010, mrozek@unlv.nevada.edu, (2) Department of Geography, Geology, and Planning, Southwest Missouri State Univ, Springfield, MO 65804-0089
221-3958PALEOECOLOGY OF A NEW GIGANTOSPONGIA SPECIES, GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK, TEXAS, USA: CROW, Christopher J., Department of Geosciences, Indiana Univ Purdue Univ Fort Wayne, 2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, crowc@ipfw.edu, BELL, Gorden L. Jr, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, HC 60 Box 400, Salt Flat, TX 79847, and RIGBY, J. Keith, Department of Geology, Brigham Young Univ, PO Box 24606, Provo, UT 84602-4606
221-4059COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF SPECIES AND FACIES: A STUDY OF TWO PREVIOUSLY UNDESCRIBED FOSSIL CORAL REEFS, SAN SALVADOR ISLAND, THE BAHAMAS: MCGEE, Dorien Kymberly, Department of Environmental Studies, Emory University, 400 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, dmcgee@learnlink.emory.edu*.
221-4160DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF PALEONTOLOGICAL RESOURCE MONITORING STRATEGIES FOR THE LAKE DEPOSITS OF COPPER CANYON, DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, CALIFORNIA, USA: THE FIRST EFFORT TO ESTABLISH THE CRITICAL ELEMENTS FOR MONITORING IN SITU PALEONTOLOGICAL RESOURCES IN NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AREAS: NYBORG, Torrey, Department of Natural Sciences, Loma Linda Univ, Loma Linda, 92350, tnyborg06g@ns.llu.edu, MCDONALD, Gregory H., Paleontology Program Coordinator, Geologic Resource Div, National Park Service, P.O. Box 25287, Denver, CO 80225, and TAYLOR, Ryan, Physical Science Technician, Geology/Mining, Death Valley National Park, Death Valley, CA 92328
221-4261PALEONTOLOGIC INVENTORY OF MOUNT HOLMES AND TRILOBITE POINT, YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK: FITZKE, Julia Ann and HALE, Elaine, Paleontology, Yellowstone National Park, PO Box 168 Yellowstone Center for Resources, Yellowstone National Park, Mammoth Hot Springs, WY 82190, Julia_Fitzke@contractor.nps.gov
221-4362THE EVOLVING ROLE OF CONSULTANTS IN PALEONTOLOGICAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT IN THE WESTERN UNITED STATES: MURPHEY, Paul Christopher, CORSETTI, Cara, and MORRISON, Amy, Paleontology, SWCA Environmental Consultants, 23392 Madero, Suite L, Mission Viejo, CA 92691, pmurphey@swca.com
221-4463SILURIAN JAWED POLYCHAETES FROM GOTLAND, SWEDEN: ERIKSSON, Mats E., Department of Geology, Lund Univ, Sölvegatan 12, Lund SE-223 62, Mats.Eriksson@geol.lu.se.
221-4564ACCELERATING CULTURAL CHANGE INDUCED BY AN EMERGING AND EXPANDING TRILOBITE ECONOMY IN SOUTHERN MOROCCO: SHAKEL, Douglas W., Geology, Pima Community College, 2202 W. Anklam Rd, Tucson, AZ 85709, dshakel@dakotacom.net.

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