2006 Philadelphia Annual Meeting (22–25 October 2006)
Session No. 223 Wednesday, 25 October 2006
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Pennsylvania Convention Center: 204 A

T115. Fossil Behavior II: In Honor of Adolf Seilacher

A.A. Ekdale and Richard G. Bromley, Presiding
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 223-11:30 PM Paper Withdrawn
 223-21:45 PM BIOEROSION ON SCALLOP AND OYSTER SHELL BEDS: AN EXAMPLE OF THE GNATHICHNUS ICHNOFACIES FROM THE PLIOCENE OF THE ROUSSILLON (SE FRANCE): GIBERT, Jordi M., DOMÈNECH, Rosa, and MARTINELL, Jordi, Dept. d'Estratigrafia, Paleontologia i Geociències Marines, Universitat de Barcelona, Martí Franquès s/n, Barcelona, E-08028, Spain, jmdegibert@ub.edu
 223-32:00 PM BIVALVE TRACE FOSSILS FROM AN EARLY MIOCENE DISCONTINUITY SURFACE: BURROWING BEHAVIOUR AND IMPLICATIONS FOR ICHNOTAXONOMY AT THE FIRMGROUND-HARDGROUND DIVIDE: CARMONA, Noelia Beatriz1, MANGANO, Maria Gabriela2, BUATOIS, Luis Alberto2, and PONCE, Juan Jose1, (1) Laboratorio de Geologia Andina, Centro Austral de Investigaciones Científicas, B. Houssay 200, Ushuaia, 9410, Argentina, carmonanb@yahoo.com.ar, (2) University of Saskatchewan, 114 Science Place, Saskatoon, SK SK S7N 5E2, Canada
 223-42:15 PM BURROWS DUG BY LARGE VERTEBRATES INTO RAIN-MOISTENED, MIDDLE JURASSIC SAND DUNES: LOOPE, David B., Department of Geosciences, Univ Nebraska - Lincoln, 214 Bessey Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0340, dloope1@unl.edu
 223-52:30 PM MORPHOLOGY AND PALEOENVIRONMENTAL IMPLICATIONS OF ADHESIVE MENISCATE BURROWS (AMB), PALEOGENE WILLWOOD FORMATION AND OTHER CONTINENTAL DEPOSITS: SMITH, Jon J., Department of Geology, The Univ of Kansas, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, 120 Lindley Hall, Lawrence, KS 66045-7613, jjsmith@ku.edu, HASIOTIS, Stephen T., Department of Geology and Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Research Center, University of Kansas, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, KRAUS, Mary J., Dept of Geological Sciences, Univ. of Colorado, 399 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309, and WOODY, Daniel, Dept of Geological Sciences, Univ of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309-0399
 223-62:45 PM ICHNOFOSSIL PRESERVATION ENHANCED BY EARLY DIAGENETIC MINERALIZATION: AN EXAMPLE FROM THE CRETACEOUS RIPLEY FORMATION, ALABAMA: SAVRDA, Charles E. and HALL, Jonathan T., Dept. of Geology and Geography, Auburn University, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849-5305, savrdce@auburn.edu
 223-73:00 PM WINTERING CHIRONOMID LARVAE MINE OXYGEN: GINGRAS, Murray, LALONDE, Stefan, AMSKOLD, Larry, KONHAUSER, Kurt O., and PEMBERTON, S. George, Earth and Atmospheric Science, University of Alberta, 1-26 Earth Science Building, Edmonton, AB T6G 2E3, Canada, murray.gingras@gmail.com
  3:15 PM Break
 223-83:30 PM WALKING WITH EMUS: INSIGHTS INTO DINOSAUR TRACKING IN THE 21ST CENTURY: BREITHAUPT, Brent H.1, SOUTHWELL, Elizabeth H.1, and MATTHEWS, Neffra A.2, (1) Geological Museum, Univ of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, uwgeoms@uwyo.edu, (2) National Science and Technology Center, USDOI-Bureau of Land Managment, Denver, CO 80225
 223-93:45 PM NEOICHNOLOGICAL EXPERIMENTS WITH MODERN ELEPHANTS TO QUANTIFY PROPERTIES OF MEGAFAUNAL FOOTPRINT FORMATION: PRELIMINARY RESULTS: PLATT, Brian F., Geology, Univ of Kansas, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, 120 Lindley Hall, Lawrence, KS 66045-7613, bfplatt@ku.edu and HASIOTIS, Stephen T., Department of Geology and Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Research Center, University of Kansas, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045
 223-104:00 PM TRACKWAYS PRODUCED BY FISH: IMPLICATIONS OF SUBSTRATE-CONTACT BEHAVIOR BY FISH RECORDED IN TRACE FOSSILS FROM LATE PLEISTOCENE GLACIAL VARVES, NEW ENGLAND, USA: BENNER, Jacob S.1, TAFT, Natasha K.2, and RIDGE, John C.1, (1) Department of Geology, Tufts University, Lane Hall, Medford, MA 02155, jacob.benner@tufts.edu, (2) Graduate Program in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 211 Morrill Science Center South, 611 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003-9297
 223-114:15 PM BIOMECHANICS AND EVOLUTION OF THE FEEDING STRUCTURES IN LATE DEVONIAN PLACODERMS: ANDERSON, Philip S., Geophysical Sciences, Univ of Chicago, 5734 S. Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, andersps@uchicago.edu
 223-124:30 PM MORPHOLOGICAL RESPONSE TO PREDATION IN AN UPPER-PENNSYLVANIAN BELLEROPHONTID GASTROPOD: SAWYER, Jennifer A., Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182, sawyer@rohan.sdsu.edu and LEIGHTON, Lindsey R., Department of Geological Sciences and Allison Center for Marine Research, San Diego State Univ, 5500 Campanile Dr, San Diego, CA 92182-1020
  4:45 PM Concluding Remarks
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