Miocene of Florida, USA

UNDER CONSCRUCTION

The Miocene of Florida consists of two groups, the Atlantic continental shelf Hawthorn Group (east of the Apalichicola River) and the Alum Bluff Group (west of the Apalachicola River).

Upper Oligocene and Miocene of Florida
   

Alum Bluff Group

Hawthorn Group

Pliocene Go to Pliocene of Florida page
Miocene Messinian   Bayshore Formation
Tortonian  
Serravallian Shoal River Formation Peace River Formation
Langhian Arcadia Formation
Burdigalian Chipola Formation
Aquitanian Tampa Formation
Oligocene Chattian
Ancillariidae
Species  
Ancillaria chipolana Dall, 1900

Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation

RV 7381. USA, United States, Florida, Calhoun County, Chipola Formation (TU 458. East bank of Chipola River, above Farley Creek ((30.5° N, 85.2° W: paleocoordinates 30.9° N, 81.5° W). [Miocene. Burdigalian]. Scale bar is 1 cm.

Olividae
Species  
Americoliva blowi (Drez, 1981)

Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation

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Americoliva posti (Dall, 1915)

Hawthorn Group, Tampa Formation

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Americoliva vokesorum (Drez, 1981)

Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation

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Americoliva waltoniana waltoniana (Gardner, 1937)

Alum Bluff Group, Shoal River Formation

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Americoliva waltoniana calhounensis (Drez, 1981)

Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation

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Olivella eutacta Dall, 1903

Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation

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Torqueoliva farleyensis (Drez, 1997)

Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation

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Torqueoliva liodes (Dall, 1903)

Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation

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Torqueoliva martensii (Dall, 1903)

Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation

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Bellolividae
Species  
Jaspidella cofacorys (Gardner, 1937)

Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation

FLMNH 73056. McClellands Farm, S. of Tenmile Creek, Calhoun County, Florida, USA. Early Miocene. Alum Bluff Group, Chipola Formation.

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