Southeastern Section–56th Annual Meeting (29–30 March 2007)
Session No. 22 Friday, 30 March 2007
8:00 AM-12:20 PM, Hyatt Regency Savannah on the Historic Riverfront: Ballroom D

Paleontological Potpourri

John Warren Huntley and Anthony J. Martin, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
22-18:00 AM PRELIMINARY INTERPRETATION OF PARAGENESIS OF MINERAL AND SEDIMENT INFILL IN SCYPHOCRINITES LOBOLITHS FROM THE LOWER DEVONIAN ROSS FORMATION OF WESTERN TENNESSEE: HUBER, Matthew S., Dept. of Geology, Geography, Physics, University of Tennessee at Martin, 215 Johnson EPS Bldg, Martin, TN 38238, mineralfellow@yahoo.com and GIBSON, Michael A., Geology, Geography, Physics, University of Tennessee at Martin, 215 Johnson EPS Bldg, Martin, TN 38238
22-28:20 AM PUMP UP THE VOLUME: PARALLEL BODY SIZE INCREASES IN CAMBRIAN-DEVONIAN BRACHIOPOD LINEAGES: LANIER, M. Adam, Geosciences, University of West Georgia, 1600 Maple St, Carrollton, GA 30118-3100, inconsequential@gmail.com and NOVACK-GOTTSHALL, Philip M., Department of Geosciences, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA 30118-3100
22-38:40 AM 550 MILLION YEARS OF DRILLING PREDATION: INITIAL RESULTS FROM A SPECIES-LEVEL PREDATION DATABASE: HUNTLEY, John Warren, Department of Geosciences, VPI&SU, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, jhuntley@vt.edu and KOWALEWSKI, Michal, Department of Geosciences, VPI&SU, Blacksburg, VA 24061
22-49:00 AM WHAT IS A PYRGOCYSTID? NEW EVIDENCE FROM AN EARLY ORDOVICIAN EDRIOASTEROID FAUNA FROM MOROCCO: SUMRALL, Colin D., Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Univ of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, csumrall@utk.edu
22-59:20 AM STORM-BED TAPHONOMY OF LATE ORDOVICIAN (EDENIAN) CYCLOCYSTOIDS FROM THE MILLERSBURG MEMBER, LEXINGTON LIMESTONE, CENTRAL KENTUCKY: RUSSELL, Neil E. and ETTENSOHN, Frank R., Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Kentucky, 101 Slone Building, Lexington, KY 40506, nerussell23@yahoo.com
22-69:40 AM ICHNODIVERSITY DOES NOT EQUAL BIODIVERSITY: BIVALVE TRACE FOSSILS FROM THE UPPER MISSISSIPPIAN PENNINGTON FORMATION OF GEORGIA: RINDSBERG, Andrew K., Department of Biological & Environmental Sciences, Station 7, The University of West Alabama, Livingston, AL 35470, arindsberg@uwa.edu and MARTIN, Anthony J., Department of Environmental Studies, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322
 10:00 AM Break
22-710:20 AM QUANTIFYING TAPHONOMIC TRENDS AND BIASES IN LATE CENOZOIC COASTAL PLAIN DEPOSITS: BYCHOWSKI, Matthew, Department of Geosciences, Virginia Tech, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, mbychows@vt.edu, BARBOUR WOOD, Susan, Department of Geology, Colby College, 5800 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, ME 04901, DALEY, Gwen M., Department of Chemistry, Physics, and Geology, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC 29732, LOCKWOOD, Rowan, Department of Geology, College of William and Mary, PO Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA 23187, WARD, Lauck W., Virginia Museum of Natural History, 1001 Douglas Ave, Martinsville, VA 24112, and KOWALEWSKI, Michal, Department of Geoological Sciences, Virginia Poltechnic Institute and State Univ, Blacksburg, VA 24061
22-810:40 AM LATE PALEOCENE ALMONT AND BEICEGEL CREEK: FLORISTIC COMPARISONS ARE RELATED TO DEPOSITIONAL ENVIRONMENT: TAYLOR, Witt, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, PO Box 874601, Tempe, AZ 85287-4601, witt.taylor@asu.edu, PIGG, Kathleen B., School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, PO Box 874501, Tempe, AZ 85287-4501, DEVORE, Melanie L., Biological and Environmental Sciences, Georgia College & State University, Milledgeville, GA 31061, and FREILE, Deborah, Department of Geoscience, New Jersey City University, 2239 Kennedy Boulevard, Jersey City, NJ 07305
22-911:00 AM SEQUENCE STRATIGRAPHY AND BIODIVERSITY: AN EXAMPLE FROM QUATERNARY SUCCESSIONS OF THE PO PLAIN, ITALY: KOWALEWSKI, Michal, Department of Geosciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, michalk@vt.edu and SCARPONI, Daniele, Earth Sciences, Univ of Bologna, via Zamboni 67, Bologna, 40126, Italy
22-1011:20 AM ESTIMATES OF TIME-AVERAGING IN TERRESTRIAL GASTROPOD ASSEMBLAGES FROM THE QUATERNARY OF CANARY ISLANDS: YANES, Yurena and KOWALEWSKI, Michal, Geosciences, Virginia Tech, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, yyanes@vt.edu
22-1111:40 AM CHARACTERIZING AND INTERPRETING THE MICROSTRATIGRAPHY OF A STROMATOLITE/THROMBOLITE FROM A HYPERSALINE INLAND LAKE, SAN SALVADOR, BAHAMAS: LANDRUM, Nathan Will, Earth and Environmental Science, University of Kentucky, Patterson Hall, Lexington, KY 40526, natlan12@hotmail.com, ETTENSOHN, Frank R., Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Kentucky, 101 Slone Building, Lexington, KY 40506, and ETTENSOHN, Marc F., Ag-Biotechnology, University of Kentucky, 129 Transcript Ave. #19, Lexington, KY 40508
22-1212:00 PM BIOGENIC EXPLANATION FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF SECONDARY POROSITY IN LIMESTONES: SCHWABE, Stephanie1, HERBERT, Rodney2, and CAREW, James1, (1) Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences, College of Charleston, 66 George Street, Charleston, SC 29424, schwabes@cofc.edu, (2) Division of Environmental and Applied Biological Sciences Institute, University of Dundee, Dundee, DD1 4HN, United Kingdom

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