2008 Joint Meeting of The Geological Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies with the Gulf Coast Section of SEPM
Session No. 144 Sunday, 5 October 2008
8:00 AM-4:45 PM, George R. Brown Convention Center: Exhibit Hall E

Paleontology (Posters) I - Diversity, Evolution, and Biogeography

Authors will be present from 2:45 to 4:45 PM
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144-157Polar Crossroads: High Latitude Biogeographic Highways: MAIN, Derek, Earth and Environmental Science, University of Texas at Arlington, Box 19049, 500 Yates St, Arlington, TX 76019, maindinos@msn.com and SCOTESE, Christopher, PALEOMAP Project, University of Texas at Arlington, 700 Tanglewood Lane, Arlington, TX 76012
144-258Miocene Decapod Crustacean Fauna of Tierra Del Fuego, Argentina, Signals Timing of Establishment of Modern Biogeographic Provinces: FELDMANN, Rodney M., Department of Geology, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, SCHWEITZER, Carrie E., Department of Geology, Kent State Univ Stark Campus, 6000 Frank Avenue, North Canton, OH 44720, cschweit@kent.edu, GRIFFIN, Miguel, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad Nacional de La Pampa, Uruguay 151, Santa Rosa, La Pampa, 6300, Argentina, and CASADÍO, Silvio, Instituto de Investigación en Paleobiología y Geología, Universidad Nacional de Río Negro, Lobo y Belgrano, Roca, 8332, Argentina
144-359Preliminary Systematic Analysis of An Avifaunal Assemblage from Roland Springs Ranch of Western Texas: SCULLEY, Julie1, JOHNSON, Eileen2, and LEWIS, Patrick J.1, (1) Biological Sciences, Sam Houston State University, 1900 Ave I, Lee Drain Bldg, Suite 300, Huntsville, TX 77341, j.sculley@shsu.edu, (2) Museum of Texas Tech University, Texas Tech Univ, Museum Box 43191, Lubbock, TX 79409-3191
144-460The Influence of Taxonomic Level on Biogeographic Patterns: REDMAN, Cory M., Geology & Geophysics, Texas A&M University, 3115 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, redzorro7@yahoo.com
144-561Building a Paleobiogeographic Atlas: A Database Approach: HENDY, Austin J.W., Dept of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, 210 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, austin.hendy@yale.edu
144-662Developing a Synthetic Environmental Curve for the Phanerozoic: A Multiproxy Approach to the Origination Problem: CÁRDENAS, Andrés L., Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620, alcarden@mail.usf.edu and HARRIES, Peter J., Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave, SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620
144-763An Analysis of the Paleozoic Radiation of Marine Animals: RIVERA, Alexei A., Department of Paleobiology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20013-7012, aarivera@berkeley.edu
144-864Comparing Methods for Confidence Intervals on Stratigraphic Ranges Under Non-Uniform Recovery Potential: PARK, Dasol1, WANG, Steve C.1, CHUDZICKI, David J.2, and EVERSON, Philip J.1, (1) Mathematics and Statistics, Swarthmore College, 500 College Ave, Swarthmore, PA 19081, dpark1@swarthmore.edu, (2) Mathematics, University of Chicago, 5734 University Ave, Chicago, IL 60637
144-965Analysis of Problematica Ecdysozoa from the Burgess Shale Using Disparity: NAKAGAKI, Michael, Geosciences, Virginia Tech, 4044 Derring, Blacksburg, VA 22046, mnakagak@vt.edu and ERWIN, Douglas H., Dept. of Paleobiology, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20013-7012
144-1066Teenage Mutant Helicoplacoid: Growing up during the “Cambrian Explosion”: WILBUR, Bryan C., Natural Sciences Division, Pasadena City College, 1570 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106, bcwilbur@pasadena.edu
144-1167Middle and Late Ordovician Biodiversity Dynamics in Marine Microfossils from Baltoscandia: GOLDMAN, Daniel, Department of Geology, University of Dayton, 300 College Park, Dayton, OH 45469, dan.goldman@notes.udayton.edu, SHEETS, H. David, Dept. of Physics, Canisius College, 2001 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14208, BERGSTRÖM, Stig M., Department of Geological Sciences, The Ohio State University, Orton Hall, 155 South Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, and NOLVAK, Jaak, Institute of Geology at Tallinn University of Technology, Ehitajate tee 5, 19086, Tallinn, Estonia
144-1268Global Size Trends in Ordovician and Silurian Brachiopod Lineages: STEMPIEN, Jennifer A., Department of Geological Sciences, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2200 Colorado Ave, Boulder 80309, Jennifer.Stempien@colorado.edu
144-1369Changes In Mississippian Crinoid Diversity during Deposition of the St. Louis Limestone (Meramecian) In the Illinois Basin: COOK, Lewis A., Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, 330 Brooks Hall, Morgantown, WV 26506-6300, lewisacook@suddenlink.net and KAMMER, Thomas W., Department of Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506-6300
144-1470Comparison of Early Mississippian Crinoid Generic Diversity Patterns Between the Lake Valley Formation of New Mexico and the Burlington Limestone of Iowa: RHENBERG, Elizabeth C.1, SIMON, D. Jade1, COOK, Lewis A.2, GILL, Magdalena K.1, AUSICH, William I.3, and KAMMER, Thomas W.4, (1) Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, P.O Box 6300, Morgantown, WV 26506, erhenber@mix.wvu.edu, (2) Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, 330 Brooks Hall, Morgantown, WV 26506-6300, (3) School of Earth Sciences, The Ohio State University, 155 South Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, (4) Department of Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506-6300
144-1571Crinoid Biodiversity in the Lower Mississippian Lake Valley Formation, New Mexico: GILL, Magdalena K.1, SIMON, D. Jade1, RHENBERG, Elizabeth C.1, COOK, Lewis A.2, AUSICH, William I.3, and KAMMER, Thomas W.4, (1) Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, P.O Box 6300, Morgantown, WV 26506, mgill1@mix.wvu.edu, (2) Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, 330 Brooks Hall, Morgantown, WV 26506-6300, (3) School of Earth Sciences, The Ohio State University, 155 South Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, (4) Department of Geology and Geography, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506-6300
144-1672Estimating the Magnitude of Primary Production Loss in the End-Permian Mass Extinction: SUN, Libin1, WANG, Steve C.1, ROOPNARINE, Peter2, and ANGIELCZYK, Kenneth D.3, (1) Mathematics and Statistics, Swarthmore College, 500 College Ave, Swarthmore, PA 19081, lsun1@swarthmore.edu, (2) Invertebrate Zoology and Geology, California Academy of Sciences, 55 Music Concourse Dr, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118, (3) Department of Geology, The Field Museum, 1400 South Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60605
144-1773The Late Triassic Crisis and the Lazarus Effect: Evidence from the Bivalve Fossil Record of Northwest Europe: MANDER, Luke, Department of Plant Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 505 S. Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, IL 61801, luke.mander@gmail.com and TWITCHETT, Richard J., School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom
144-1874Insights from Ammonoid Biodiversity Patterns on the Cenomanian/Turonian Boundary Mass Extinction (Late Cretaceous): MONNET, Claude, Paleontological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, Karl Schmid-Strasse 4, Zurich 8006 Switzerland, claude.monnet@pim.uzh.ch
144-1975Under Sampled Continental Mollusks near the Cretaceous–Paleogene Boundary, Selected Sites in North Dakota, Montana, and Alberta: CROWELL, Anna M., Geology and Geological Engineering, University of North Dakota, 81 Cornell Street Stop 8358, Grand Forks, ND 58202, amcrowell@gmail.com, HARTMAN, Joseph H., Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, University of North Dakota, 81 Cornell Street Stop 8358, Grand Forks, ND 58202, and SWEET, Arthur R., Natural Resources Canada, Geol Survey of Canada, 3303 – 33 Street NW, Room 2207, Calgary, AB T2L 2A7, Canada
144-2076Climatic Influences on Deep-Sea Ostracode Species Diversity for the Last Three Million Years: YASUHARA, Moriaki1, CRONIN, Thomas M.2, and HUNT, Gene1, (1) Department of Paleobiology, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, NHB MRC 121, P.O. Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013-7012, moriakiyasuhara@gmail.com, (2) U.S. Geological Survey, 926A National Center, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192
144-2177Body Size and Climate Change in Deep-Sea Ostracodes: Testing Models of within-Lineage Evolution: HUNT, Gene, Department of Paleobiology, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, NHB MRC 121, P.O. Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013-7012, hunte@si.edu, WICAKSONO, Satrio A., Wesleyan University, WesBox 91459, 45 Wyllys Ave, Middletown, CT 06459, and BROWN, Julia E., Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, P.O. Box 208106, 165 Prospect St, New Haven, CT 06520-8106
144-2278Can Predatory-Prey Arms Races Intensify during a Mass Extinction Event? Strombid Gastropods from Late Neogene of Florida: GUEST, Rachel L.1, HERBERT, Gregory S.2, GASTALDO, Robert A.3, HARRIES, Peter J.2, OCHES, Eric2, PORTELL, Roger4, and DIETL, Gregory5, (1) Department of Geology, Colby College, Waterville, ME 04901, rlguest@colby.edu, (2) Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620, (3) Department of Geology, Colby College, 5800 Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville, ME 04901, (4) Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, P.O. Box 117800, Gainesville, FL 32611, (5) Paleontological Research Institution, 1259 Trumansburg Road, Ithaca, NY 14850
144-2379Homoplasy at Work: Convergent Formation of Extreme Parietal Callus In Multiple Lineages of Marine Gastropods: MAISTROS, Lauren M., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, lmm73@cornell.edu and ALLMON, Warren D., Paleontological Research Institution, 1259 Trumansburg Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-1398
144-2480Sea Level Change and Nearshore Biodiversity: The Role of Transgressive-Regressive Transitions: LINDBERG, David R., PEROTTI, Elizabeth A., and PYENSON, Nicholas D., Dept. of Integrative Biology and Museum of Paleontology, Univ. of California, Berkeley, 1101 Valley Life Sciences Bldg, Berkeley, CA 94720, drl@uclink.Berkeley.Edu
144-2581Evolutionary Stasis In Golden Eagles Over the Last Glacial-Interglacial Cycle (35,000 years ago to present): MOLINA, Sarah, Geology, Occidental College, 1600 Campus Road, Los Angeles, CA 91214, smolina@oxy.edu and PROTHERO, Donald, Geology, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA 90041

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