North-Central Section - 42nd Annual Meeting (2425 April 2008)
Session No. 15 Thursday, 24 April 2008
1:15 PM-5:00 PM, Casino Aztar Conference Center: Walnut D

T16. Late Neogene Continental Ecosystems of North America

James O. Farlow, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 1:15 PM Introductory Remarks
15-11:20 PM EVIDENCE FOR A REGIONALLY PERSISTENT CARBON ISOTOPIC CHEMOSTRATIGRAPHY IN THE NEOGENE HIGH PLAINS SUCCESSSION OF WESTERN KANSAS: LUDVIGSON, Greg A.1, SMITH, Jon J.2, MACFARLANE, Peter A.1, MANDEL, Rolfe3, HAJ, Adel E.4, MURPHY, Laura5, and MCKEE, Arlo5, (1) Kansas Geological Survey, The University of Kansas, 1930 Constant Ave, Lawrence, KS 66047-3726, gludvigson@kgs.ku.edu, (2) Kansas Geological Survey, 114 Parker Hall, 1930 Constant Ave, Lawrence, KS 66045-7613, (3) Kansas Geological Survey, Univ of Kansas, 1930 Constant Ave, Lawrence, KS 66047-3726, (4) Department of Biology and Earth Science, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO 64093, (5) Kansas Geological Survey, University of Kansas, 1930 Constant Ave, Lawrence, KS 66047
15-21:40 PM DO NEOGENE COMMUNITIES MARCH TO A CLIMATIC DRUMBEAT?: MARTIN, Larry D., Division of Vertebrate Paleontology, Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Research Center, University of Kansas, Museum of Natural History, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045, ldmartin@ku.edu and MEEHAN, TJ, Research Associate, Division of Vertebrate Paleontology, Carnegie Museum; and Division of Science, Chatham University, Woodland Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
15-32:00 PM PALYNOLOGY OF THE GRAY FOSSIL SITE, EASTERN TENNESSEE: ITS ROLE IN UNDERSTANDING THE BASIN FILL HISTORY: ZOBAA, Mohamed K., ZAVADA, Michael S., and WHITELAW, Michael J., East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, mohamed_zobaa@yahoo.com
15-42:20 PM EARLY PLIOCENE PALEOCLIMATE RECONSTRUCTION FROM THE PIPE CREEK SINKHOLE, INDIANA, USA: SHUNK, A.J., Geology, Baylor University, Baylor University Department of Geology, One Bear Place #97354, Waco, TX 76706, aaron_shunk@baylor.edu, DRIESE, S.G., Geology, Baylor University, Baylor University Department of Geology, One Bear Place #97354, Waco, TX 76798-7354, FARLOW, James O., Department of Geosciences, Indiana-Purdue Univ, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, and ZOBAA, M.K., Biology, East Tennessee State University, East Tennessee State University, Box 70703, Johnson City, TN 37614
 2:40 PM Break
15-53:00 PM AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES AS PREDICTORS OF THE PALEOENVIRONMENT: BRODMAN, Bob, Biology Department, Saint Joseph's College, Rensselaer, IN 47978, bobb@saintjoe.edu
15-63:20 PM COPROLITES FROM THE PIPE CREEK SINKHOLE (LATE NEOGENE, GRANT COUNTY, INDIANA): FARLOW, James O., Department of Geosciences, Indiana-Purdue Univ, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, farlow@ipfw.edu, CHIN, Karen, CU Museum and Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Colorado at Boulder, UCB 265, Boulder, CO 80309, and ARGAST, Anne, Indiana Univ/Purdue Univ - Fort Wayne, 2101 E Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1445
15-73:40 PM Paper Withdrawn

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