North-Central Section - 43rd Annual Meeting (2-3 April 2009)
Session No. 29 Friday, 3 April 2009
1:00 PM-5:00 PM, Northern Illinois University Rockford: 100

T14. Fossils in Time and Space (Paleontological Society)

Shanan E. Peters and Dana Geary, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
29-11:00 PM MACROSTRATIGRAPHY AND THE NORTH AMERICAN FOSSIL RECORD: ROCKS AND FOSSILS IN TIME AND SPACE: PETERS, Shanan E. and HEIM, Noel A., Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1215 W. Dayton St, Madison, WI 53706, heim@geology.wisc.edu
29-21:20 PM DIVERSITY TRENDS IN THE PLANKTONIC FORAMINIFERA: FRAASS, Andrew Jeffrey, Geology and Geophysics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, WI 53705, ajfraass@wisc.edu and KELLY, Daniel Clay, Geology & Geophysics, Univ of Wisconsin, 1215 W. Dayton Street, Weeks Hall, Madison, WI 53706
29-31:40 PM PLOWING THROUGH THE PALEOZOIC: TRILOBITE ICHNOFOSSILS AS STRATIGRAPHIC INDICES: KOTELNICKI, MaryRuth and GEARY, Dana, Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1215 W. Dayton St, Madison, WI 53706, maryruth@geology.wisc.edu
29-42:00 PM CONODONT BIOSTRATIGRAPHY OF THE PORVENIR FORMATION (DESMOINESIAN, PENNSYLVANIAN), SOUTHEASTERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS, NEW MEXICO, USA: BROWN, Lewis M.1, REXROAD, Carl B.2, KELSO, Paul R.3, NOWACZEWSKI, Vincent S.1, WITUCKI, Monica E.1, and WITUCKI, Mary K.1, (1) Geology and Physics, Lake Superior State University, Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783, vnowaczewski@lssu.edu, (2) Indiana Geological Survey, 611 N. Walnut Grove, Bloomington, IN 47405, (3) Geology and Physics, Lake Superior State University, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
29-52:20 PM VERTEBRATE TRACKS OF THE EARLY TRIASSIC RED PEAK FORMATION, CENTRAL WYOMING, USA: LOVELACE, David M., Geology and Geophysics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 1215 W Dayton St, Madison, WI 53706, lovelace@geology.wisc.edu and LOVELACE, Stephen D., Casper, WY 82601
29-62:40 PM MOLECULAR VARIATION IN LEAF WAX N-ALKANES AND CHEMOTAXONOMIC IMPLICATIONS FOR THE PETM: BUSH, Rosemary T. and SMITH, Francesca A., Earth and Planetary Sciences, Northwestern University, 1850 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208, rosemarybush@gmail.com
 3:00 PM Break
29-73:20 PM ALGAL SYMBIOSIS IN FUSULINOIDEANS (PALEOZOIC LARGER FORAMINIFERA)?: GROVES, John R., Department of Earth Science, Univ of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0335, john.groves@uni.edu, MCCLENNING, Bree, Earth Science, The University of Northern Iowa, Latham Hall, Cedar Falls, IA 50614, and SPIELBAUER, Christina, Earth Science, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0335
29-83:40 PM FOOT-LONG PHYLLOCARIDS: LARGE ARCHAEOSTRACANS (PHYLLOCARIDA) FROM THE BORDEN FORMATION (MISSISSIPPIAN, OSAGEAN) OF KENTUCKY: SCOTT, Evan E., Department of Geological Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, ees20@case.edu, HANNIBAL, Joseph T., Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland, OH 44106-1767, MASON, Charles E., Department of Physical Sciences, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY 40351, and SINGH, Jap, Department of Biology, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106-7080
29-94:00 PM AN ARTHROPOD-ZOOPHYCOID ASSEMBLAGE IN THE UPPER DEVONIAN (FAMENNIAN) CHAGRIN SHALE MEMBER OF THE OHIO SHALE: VITKUS, Allison R.1, CHICK, Jennifer M.H.2, GRIMES, Burleson A.2, PATEL, Komal M.2, HANNIBAL, Joseph T.3, and DUNN, Douglas W.3, (1) Carleton College, 1 North College Street, Northfield, MN 55057, vitkusa@carleton.edu, (2) Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, (3) Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland, OH 44106
29-104:20 PM PALEOBIOMECHANICAL INVESTIGATION OF EDIACARAN FROND MORPHOLOGIES: SINGER, Amy, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 W. Taylor St (SES m/c 186), Chicago, IL 60607-7059, asinge2@uic.edu and PLOTNICK, Roy, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Univ of Illinois at Chicago, 845 W. Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607
29-114:40 PM VARIATION IN SEPTAL SPACING AND LIVING CHAMBER SIZE AMONG ORTHOCONIC NAUTILOIDS (CEPHALOPODA): ROTHDRAKE, George X., Geology & Geophysics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1215 W. Dayton St, Geology Museum, Madison, WI 53706, gxrothdr@wisc.edu and PLOTNICK, Roy E., Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 W. Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607

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