2010 GSA Denver Annual Meeting (31 October 3 November 2010)
Session No. 214 Tuesday, 2 November 2010
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Colorado Convention Center: Room 205

T112. Paleontology, Paleobiogeography, and Stratigraphy of the Late Cretaceous North American Seas: A Tribute to Bill Cobban (GSA Sedimentary Geology Division; Paleontological Society; Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM))

Richard A. MacKenzie and Corinne Myers, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
214-11:35 PM A DIGITAL ATLAS OF UPPER CRETACEOUS SHORELINES IN THE WESTERN INTERIOR OF THE UNITED STATES, INCLUDING GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF ZONAL FOSSIL LOCALITIES: MACKENZIE, Richard A. III, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, 241 Williamson Hall, PO Box 112120, Gainesville, FL 32611, geomack@ufl.edu, COBBAN, William A., U. S. Geological Survey, MS 980 Box 25046, Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225, MCKINNEY, Kevin C., USGS, Denver Federal Center MS 975, Denver, CO 80225, and YACOBUCCI, Margaret M., Dept of Geology, Bowling Green State Univ, 190 Overman Hall, Bowling Green, OH 43403
214-21:50 PM MODE OF LIFE AND HABITAT OF SCAPHITES IN THE LATE CRETACEOUS OF THE U.S. WESTERN INTERIOR: LANDMAN, Neil H., Division of Paleontology (Invertebrates), American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024-5192, landman@amnh.org, COBBAN, William A., U. S. Geological Survey, MS 980 Box 25046, Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225, and LARSON, Neal L., Black Hills Museum of Natural History, 117 Main St, Hill City, SD 57745-0643
214-32:10 PM THE UNIQUENESS OF THE ENDEMIC BACULITES OF THE WESTERN INTERIOR: LARSON, Neal L., Black Hills Institute of Geological Research, 117 Main St, PO Box 643, Hill City, SD 57745-0643, ammoniteguy@bhigr.com, JORGENSEN, Steven D., 2315 Brentford Circle, Highlands Ranch, CO 80126, and LANDMAN, Neil H., Division of Paleontology (Invertebrates), American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, NY 10024-5192
214-42:30 PM COASTLINES OF THE CRETACEOUS FOX HILLS SANDSTONE IN THE DENVER BASIN, COLORADO: DECHESNE, Marieke and RAYNOLDS, Robert, Department of Earth Sciences, Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80205, marieke.dechesne@dmns.org
214-52:45 PM HIGH-RESOLUTION PLATINUM GROUP ELEMENTS AND C-ISOTOPE ANALYSES ACROSS THE KT BOUNDARY IN THE DENVER BASIN: SAUVAGE, Justine, Dept. of Geology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, 1050, Belgium, justine.sauvage@vub.ac.be, GODERIS, Steven, Department of Geology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, Brussel, B-1050, Belgium, and CLAEYS, Philippe, Department of Geology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, Brussels, 1050, Belgium
 3:00 PM Break
214-63:15 PM THE ORIGIN OF HIGHER TAXA DURING THE CENOMANIAN RADIATION OF AMMONITES WITHIN THE WESTERN INTERIOR SEAWAY OF NORTH AMERICA: YACOBUCCI, Margaret M., Dept of Geology, Bowling Green State Univ, 190 Overman Hall, Bowling Green, OH 43403, mmyacob@bgsu.edu
214-73:35 PM USING GIS TO INVESTIGATE BIAS IN THE FOSSIL RECORD: A CASE STUDY OF THE LATE CRETACEOUS WESTERN INTERIOR SEAWAY OF NORTH AMERICA: MYERS, Corinne E., Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University, 51 Botanical Museum, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, cmyers@fas.harvard.edu and LIEBERMAN, Bruce S., Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas, 1345 Jayhawk Blvd, Dyche Hall, Lawrence, KS 66045
214-83:50 PM HIGH-RESOLUTION FORAMINIFERAL BIOSTRATIGRAPHY AND PALEOENVIRONMENTS AROUND THE C/T BOUNDARY IN THE EASTERN WESTERN INTERIOR SEA: ELDERBAK, Khalifa, Geosciences, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 611 North Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01003, khalifa@geo.umass.edu and LECKIE, R. Mark, Dept. of Geosciences, Univ of Massachusetts, 611 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA 01003
214-94:05 PM SYNTECTONIC STRATIGRAPHY IN A NARROW SEA, CRETACEOUS, TRANS PECOS, TEXAS: LANGFORD, Richard P.1, PAVLIS, Terry L.2, PAGE, Seth J.3, and BUDHATHOKI, Pawan3, (1) Geology, University of Texas at El Paso, 500 W. University Ave. Geological Sciences Bldg, El Paso, TX 79968, langford@utep.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, 500 W. University Ave, El Paso, TX 79968, (3) Geological Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, 500 W. University, El Paso, TX 79968
214-104:20 PM DINOFLAGELLATE STRATIGRAPHY AND FACIES OF THE LATE CRETACEOUS EARLY PALEOGENE (K/PG BOUNDARY) INTERVAL AT ODESSA, DELAWARE: SAEEDI, Farnosh1, MCLAUGHLIN, Peter P. Jr2, and RAMSEY, Kelvin W.2, (1) Dept. of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Bronx Community College of the CUNY, 2155 University Avenue, Bronx, NY 10453, farnosh.saeedi@bcc.cuny.edu, (2) Delaware Geological Survey, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716
214-114:35 PM INTEGRATIVE APPROACHES TO LATE CRETACEOUS MARINE BIOSTRATIGRAPHY AND BIOGEOGRAPHY: ROSS, Marcus R., Dept. of Biology & Chemistry, Liberty University, 1971 University Blvd, Lynchburg, VA 24502, mross@liberty.edu
 4:50 PM Concluding Remarks
 4:55 PM Discussion

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