Cordilleran Section - 108th Annual Meeting (29–31 March 2012)
Session No. 15 Thursday, 29 March 2012
14:30-16:50, Hotel Misión Juriquilla: Siglo XVIII

T9. What Fossil Ages and Distributions Tell Us about the History of the Ancient Gulf of California

Judith Smith, Ana Luisa Carreño and Javier Helenes, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
15-114:30 KEYNOTE: NEOGENE MICROPALEONTOLOGY AND EVOLUTION OF THE NORTHERN GULF OF CALIFORNIA: HELENES, Javier, Geology-Earth Sciences Division, Centro de Investigación Científica y de Educación Superior de Ensenada, PO Box 430222, San Diego, CA 92143-0222, Mexico, and CARREÑO, A. Luisa, Instituto de Geologia, Universidad Autonoma de Mexico, Circuito Exterior, Ciudad Universitaria, Delegación Coyoacan, Mexico DF, 04510, Mexico
15-214:50 THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA AND THE ORIGIN OF THE MODERN EASTERN PACIFIC CORAL FAUNA: LÓPEZ-PÉREZ, Ramón Andrés, Instituto de Recursos, Universidad del Mar, Ciudad Universitaria, Puerto Ángel 70902 Mexico,
15-315:10 HOW ORIGINATION OF MODERN FISH LINEAGES MAY REFLECT TIMING OF WHEN THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA OPENED: A NEW BIOLOGICAL APPROACH: DOLBY, Greer A., Dept. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UCLA, 621 Charles E. Young Dr. So, Los Angeles, CA 90095,, ELLINGSON, Ryan, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Univ California - Los Angeles, 621 Charles E. Young Dr. So, Los Angeles, CA 90095-9000, DAY, Paul P., Geological Sciences, California State University, 595 Charles Young Dr E, Los Angeles, CA 90095, and JACOBS, David K., Dept. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Univ California - Los Angeles, 621 Charles E. Young Dr. So, Los Angeles, CA 90095-9000
15-415:30 VOLCANIC ROCKS AND MICROFOSSILS CONFIRM A LATE MIOCENE AGE FOR MARINE STRATA ON ISLA TIBURON, GULF OF CALIFORNIA: BENNETT, Scott E.K.1, OSKIN, Michael E.1, DORSEY, Rebecca J.2, and IRIONDO, Alex3, (1) Department of Geology, University of California, Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616,, (2) Department of Geological Sciences, University of Oregon, 1272 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, (3) Centro de Geociencias, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Campus Juriquilla, Querétaro, C.P. 76230, Mexico
15-515:50 TERTIARY-CARIBBEAN MOLLUSKS AND THE ANCIENT GULF OF CALIFORNIA: SMITH, Judith Terry, Department of Paleobiology, U.S. National Museum of Natural History, 2330 14th St. N, #401, Arlington, VA 22201-5867,
15-616:10 MARINE INVERTEBRATES PALEONTOLOGY OF THE SAN JUAN MEMBER (EL CIEN FORMATION), BAJA CALIFORNIA SUR, MEXICO: VERA, Diego1, GONZÁLEZ, Gerardo2, and NAVA, Enrique1, (1) Centro Interdisciplinario de Ciencias Marinas, La Paz, 23096, Mexico,, (2) Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Sur, La Paz, 23080, Mexico
15-716:30 PALEONTOLOGICAL CORRELATION OF MACROINVERTEBRATES IN THE BATEQUE AND TEPETATE FORMATIONS (PALEOCENE-EOCENE) IN WESTERN BAJA CALIFORNIA SUR, MEXICO: MORALES-ORTEGA, Priscila1, GONZÁLEZ-BARBA, Gerardo1, and NAVA-SÁNCHEZ, Enrique H.2, (1) Museo de Historia Natural, UABCS, Carretera al Sur Kilometro 5.5, AP #19B, La Paz, BCS, 23080, Mexico,, (2) Laboratorio de Geologia Ambiental, Dept. de Oceanologia, CICIMAR-IPN, Av. Instituto Politecnico Nacional s/n, AP 592, La Paz, BCS, 23096, Mexico

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