Northern (West) Assemblage
and objective data courtesy of AMOCO Production Co., Alan B. Shaw (Manager,
South Florida Carbonate Project), and Brian F. Glenister (AMOCO Consultant).
The Northern (West) Assemblage: After
(p.31), AMOCO Seminar on Stratigraphic Principles.
This assemblage develops along the edge of
the Everglades. It is characterized by Anomalocardia. This fauna
is seen from Cape Sable to Little Madeira and differs from similar assemblages
found from there eastward by the more common occurrence of Cerithium,
Modulus, Bulla, Parastarte, and tellins. The elongate
razor clam Tagelus is a rare but characteristic indicator of
Species present in the Northern
||2033 - Bulla occidentalis
Last updated on Apr 26 , 2009 - tsa.