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Found 11 results

  1. It's iron,man

    The microbially driven formation of siderite in salt marsh sediments Chin Yik Lin, Alexandra V. Turchyn, Alexey Krylov, Gilad Antler Geobiology. 2020;18:207–224. gbi.12371.pdf
  2. NOhlMunneck Reconstructing time and diagenesis of limestone-marl alternations from the selective compaction of colonies of the tabulate coral Halysites Theresa Nohl & Axel Munnecke Bulletin of Geosciences 94(3), 279–298 size:about 21 MB recommended
  3. revista espanola de Paleontologia,extra/1992 Un cas remarkable d'epigenie chez une notanopliide(chonetacea,Brachiopoda) du Devonien de Bolivie epigenieaberradevonidiagenesrevesp(biomintapho)bolivamericatapho18. bRacheboeuf.pdf First off the bat:THIS deserves to be read A:burial in the sediment B:replacement of the secondary calcite layer by silica C: dissolution of carbonate of the secondary layer(NOT recrystallized),formation of clay minerals D: final state:dissolution of the external mould of both valves Selective,rapid centripetal diagenesis NB: spiriferids in the same concretion nearby do NOT show this form of preservation morphology: the decalcified specimens are SMALL and have a thick shell
  4. marine moo-ing no more

    Humberto Astibia, Aitor Payros, Xabier Pereda Suberbiola, Javier Elorza, Ana Berreteaga , Nestor Etxebarria, Ainara Badiola,Josep Tosquella Sedimentology and taphonomy of sirenian remains from the Middle Eocene of the Pamplona Basin (Navarre, western Pyrenees) Facies (2005) 50:463–475 AstibiaeocenpyreneesirenmammaFACIEStal2005a.pdf
  5. Cretaceous nacre

    Here Stolarski J (2018) From pristine aragonite to blocky calcite: Exceptional preservation and diagenesis of cephalopod nacre in porous Cretaceous limestones. PLoS ONE 13(12): e0208598. https:// doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208598
  6. taphonomy & methodology

    Disentangling the history of complex multi-phased shell beds based on the analysis of 3D point cloud data Mathias Harzhauser, Ana Djuricic,Oleg Mandic,Martin Zuschin,Peter Dorninger,Clemens Nothegger,Balázs Székelyb,Eetu Puttonen,Gábor Molnárb,Norbert Pfeifer Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology Volume 437, 1 November 2015, Pages 165-180 1-s2.0-S0031018215004149-main.pdf taxa concerned: Paroxystele amedei (Brongniart, 1823) r Superfamily: Neritoidea Rafinesque, 1815 Agapilia pachii c Nerita plutonis (Basterot, 1825) f Superfamily: Cerithoidea Férussac, 1821–1822 Ptychopotamides papaveraceus (Basterot, 1825) f Granulolabium bicinctum (Brocchi, 1814) r Turritella gradata (Hörnes, 1856) r Oligodia bicarinata (Eichwald, 1830) r Petaloconchus intortus (Lamarck, 1822) c Superfamily: Calyptraeoidea Lamarck, 1822 Calyptraea depressa (Lamarck, 1822) f Calyptraea irregularis (Cossmann & Peyrot, 1919) f Superfamily: Velutinoidea Gray, 1840 Erato sp. r Superfamily: Naticoidea Guilding, 1834 Polinices pseudoredemptus (Friedberg, 1923) f Neverita josephinia (Risso, 1826) r Superfamily: Muricoidea Rafinesque, 1815 Ocenebra crassilabiata (Hilber, 1879) c Ocinebrina striata (Eichwald, 1853) c Janssenia echinulata (Pusch, 1837) r Nassarius edlaueri (Beer-Bistricky, 1958) f Cyllenina suessi (Hoernes and Auinger, 1882) c Tudicla rusticula (Basterot, 1825) c Superfamily: Cancellariidae Forbes and Hanley, 1851 Solatia exwestiana (Sacco, 1894) r Superfamily: Conoidea Rafinesque, 1815 Perrona semimarginata (Lamarck, 1822) r Perrona louisae (Hoernes and Auinger, 1891) r Perrona vindobonensis (Hörnes, 1854) r Class: Cephalopoda Cuvier, 1795 Aturia aturi (Basterot, 1825) r Class: Bivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 Superfamily: Gastrochaenoidea Gray, 1840 Rocellaria dubia (Pennant, 1777) r ok,am quitting the italics for once Superfamily: Arcoidea Lamarck, 1809 Anadara diluvii (de Lamarck, 1805) r Superfamily: Limopsoidea Dall, 1895 Glycymeris deshayesi (Mayer, 1868) r Superfamily: Mytiloidea Rafinesqe, 1815 Perna aquitanica (Mayer, 1858) f Septifer oblitus (Michelotti, 1847) r Superfamily: Pteriidae Gray, 1847 Isognomon soldanii (Deshayes, 1836) r Superfamily: Pectinoidea Rafinesqe, 1815 Pecten styriacus (Hilber, 1879) r Aequipecten macrotis (Sowerby in Smith, 1847) r Superfamily: Anomioidea Rafinesque, 1815 Anomia ephippium Linnaeus, 1758 r Superfamily: Ostreoidea Rafinesque, 1815 Crassostrea gryphoides (Schlotheim, 1813) f Ostrea digitalina (Dubois de Montpereux, 1831) f Superfamily: Lucinoidea Fleming, 1828 Loripes dujardini (Deshayes, 1850) r Megaxinus incrassatus (Dubois de Montpereux, 1831) r Diplodonta rotundata (Montagu, 1803) r Superfamily: Chamoidea Lamarck, 1822 Pseudochama gryphina (Lamarck, 1819) r Superfamily: Cardioidea Lamarck, 1809 Cardium hians (Brocchi, 1814) Acanthocardia paucicostata (Sowerby, 1839) f Superfamily: Mactroidea Lamarck, 1809 Ervilia pusilla (Philippi, 1836) r Superfamily: Solenoidea Lamarck, 1809 Solen marginatus (Pulteney, 1799) c Superfamily: Tellinoidea de Blainville, 1814 Tellina planata (Linnaeus, 1758) r Superfamily: Veneroidea Rafinesque, 1815 Cordiopsis islandicoides (Lamarck, 1818) r Venerupis basteroti (Mayer, 1857) f related editorial note: GEOSPHERE is a free access publication;the link is quite long,and i noticed i got the message : session timed out so: a slightly more indirect way of pointing the way: https://pubs.geoscienceworld.org/gsa/geosphere/article/12/5/1457/189679/high-resolution-3d-surface-modeling-of-a-fossil High-resolution 3D surface modeling of a fossil oyster reef Ana Djuricic Peter Dorninger Clemens Nothegger Mathias Harzhauser Balázs Székely Sascha Rasztovits Oleg Mandic Gábor Molnár Norbert Pfeifer Geosphere (2016) 12 (5): 1457-1477. WARNING: 45 MB
  7. Tappert_GCA_2013.pdf Stable carbon isotopes of C3 plant resins and ambers record changes in atmospheric oxygen since the Triassic Ralf Tappert , Ryan C. McKellar , Alexander P. Wolfe , Michelle C. Tappert , Jaime Ortega-Blanco , Karlis Muehlenbachs Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 121 (2013) 240–262 about 3,5 MB lovely paper,highly recommended contains a possibly useful list of "amberiferous" locations worldwide NB:peer-reviewed, "technical"
  8. Cracking open the formation of fossil concretions Nagoya University, Science Daily, May 2, 2018 https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/05/180502103931.htm https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-05/nu-cot050218.php The open access paper is at: Yoshida, H., Yamamoto, K., Minami, M., Katsuta, N., Sin-ichi, S. and Metcalfe, R., 2018. Generalized conditions of spherical carbonate concretion formation around decaying organic matter in early diagenesis. Scientific reports, 8(1), article. 6308. https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-018-24205-5 Yours, Paul H.
  9. Scientists find fossilised cosmic dust in white cliffs of Dover by Colin Smith, PhysOrg, September 7, 2017 http://www3.imperial.ac.uk/newsandeventspggrp/imperialcollege/newssummary/news_7-9-2017-10-59-59 https://phys.org/news/2017-09-scientists-fossilised-cosmic-white-cliffs.html Martin D. Suttle and Matthew J. Genge, 2017, Diagenetically altered fossil micrometeorites suggest cosmic dust is common the geological record, Earth and Planetary Science Letters. Volume 476, Pages 132-142 DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2017.07.0 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0012821X17304399 http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2017E%26PSL.476..132S Martin D. Suttle and Matthew J. Genge, 2017, The Diagenesis and Replacement of Cosmic Dust in the Geological Record [#6010] 80th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society 2017 (LPI Contrib. No. 1987) https://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/metsoc2017/pdf/6010.pdf https://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/metsoc2017/pdf/sess104.pdf Yours, Paul H.
  10. bone to pick,slice,FTIR

    sauroplagerstxraytomftircommsreiszhuanglufeng14220.pdf Transient absorption micrograph of rib:
  11. Fruitbat's PDF Library - Taphonomy

    These are a few of the pdf files (and a few Microsoft Word documents) that I've accumulated in my web browsing. MOST of these are hyperlinked to their source. If you want one that is not hyperlinked or if the link isn't working, e-mail me at joegallo1954@gmail.com and I'll be happy to send it to you. Please note that this list will be updated continuously as I find more available resources. All of these files are freely available on the Internet so there should be no copyright issues. Articles with author names in RED are new additions since June 27, 2017 Taphonomy - Fossilization and Fossil Formation Taphonomy - Africa/Middle East El Albani, A., et al. (2014). The 2.1 Ga Old Francevillian Biota: Biogenicity, Taphonomy and Biodiversity. PLoS ONE, 9(6). Taphonomy - Asia/Malaysia/Pacific Islands Anderson, E.P., J.D. Schiffbauer and S. Xiao (2011). Taphonomic study of Ediacaran organic-walled fossils confirms the importance of clay minerals and pyrite in Burgess Shale-type preservation. Geology, Vol.39, Number 7. Cai, Y., et al. (2012). Preservational modes in the Ediacaran Gaojiashan Lagerstätte: Pyritization, aluminosilicification, and carbonaceous compression. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 326-328. (Author's personal copy) Forchielli, A., et al. (2014). Taphonomic traits of clay-hosted early Cambrian Burgess Shale-type fossil Lagerstätten in South China. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 398. Mukherjee, D. and S. Ray (2012). Taphonomy of an Upper Triassic vertebrate bonebed: A new rhynchosaur (Reptilia; Archosauromorpha) accumulation from India. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 333-334. Taphonomy - Europe (including Greenland and Siberia) Beardmore, S.R. and H. Furrer (2016). Evidence of a preservational gradient in the skeletal taphonomy of Ichthyopterygia (Reptilia) from Europe. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 443. Domingo, M.S., et al. (2017). Taphonomy of mammalian fossil bones from the debris-flow deposits of Somosaugas-North (Middle Miocene, Madrid Basin, Spain). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 465. Kowal-Linka, M. (2015). Analysis of marrow cavity fillings as a tool to recognise diverse taphonomic histories of fossil reptile bones: Implications for the genesis of the Lower Muschelkalk marine bone-bearing bed (Middle Triassic, Zyglin, S Poland). Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 436. Weitschat, W., et al. (2002). Taphocoenosis of an extraordinary arthropod community in Baltic amber. Mitt.Geol.-Palaont.Inst.Univ. Hamburg, Vol.86. Yesares-Garcia, J. and J. Aguirre (2004). Quantitative taphonomic analysis and taphofacies in lower Pliocene temperate carbonate-slicicilastic mixed platform deposits (Almeria-Nijar basin, SE Spain). Palaeogeoraphy, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 207. Taphonomy - North America Allen, J.P. and R.A. Gastaldo (2006). Sedimentology and taphonomy of the Early to Middle Devonian plant-bearing beds of the Trout Valley Formation, Maine. Geological Society of America, Special Paper 399. Caron, J.-B. and D.A. Jackson (2006). Taphonomy of the Greater Phyllopod Bed Community, Burgess Shale. Palaios, Vol.21. Demko, T.M. (1995). Taphonomy of Fossil Plants in the Upper Triassic Chinle Formation. Ph.D. Dissertation - The University of Arizona. Getty, P.R. and A.M. Bush (2011). Sand pseudomorphs of dinosaur bones: Implications for (non-) preservation of tetrapod skeletal material in the Hartford Basin, USA. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 302. (Thanks to doushantuo for pointing this one out!) Haynes, G. (2016). Taphonomy of the Inglewood mammoth (Mammuthus columbi)(Maryland, USA): Green-bone fracturing of fossil bones. Quaternary International, xxx. (Article in press) Hunda, B.R., N.C. Hughes and K.W. Flessa (2006). Trilobite Taphonomy and Temporal Resolution in the Mt. Orab Shale Bed (Upper Ordovician, Ohio, U.S.A.). Palaios, Vol.21. Irmis, R.B. and D.K. Elliott (2006). Taphonomy of a Middle Pennsylvanian Marine Vertebrate Assemblage and an Actualistic Model for Marine Abrasion of Teeth. Palaios, Vol.21. Kimmig, J.K.F. and B.R. Pratt (2016). Taphonomy of the middle Cambrian (Drumian) Ravens Throat River Lagerstätte, Rockslide Formation, Mackenzie Mountains, Northwest Territories, Canada. Lethaia, Vol.49. LaGarry, H.E. (2004). Taphonomic Evidence of Bone Processing from the Oligocene of Northwestern Nebraska. School of Natural Resources, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Professional Paper Number 2. Leonard, E. (2013). The Taphonomy and Depositional Environment of Jurassic Lacustrine Fish Deposits, Westfield Beds, East Berlin Formation, Hartford Basin. Bachelor's (Honors) Thesis - Wesleyan University. Lucas, S.G. et al. (2010). Taphonomy of the Lamy amphibian quarry: A Late Triassic bonebed in New Mexico, USA. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 298. Peterson, J.E., et al. (2017). New data towards the development of a comprehensive taphonomic framework for the Late Jurassic Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry, Central Utah. PeerJ, 5: e3368. (Thanks to Oxytropidoceras for pointing this one out!) Petrovich, R. (2001). Mechanisms of Fossilization of the Soft-Bodied and Lightly Armored Faunas of the Burgess Shale and of Some Other Classical Localities. American Journal of Science, Vol.301. Rick, T.C., J.M. Erlandson and R.L. Vellanoweth (2006). Taphonomy and Site Formation on California's Channel Islands. Geoarchaeology, Vol.21, Number 6. Sander, P.M. (1987). Taphonomy of the Lower Permian Geraldine Bonebed in Archer County, Texas. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 61. Young, H.R., R. Li and M.Kuroda (2012). Silicification in Mississippian Lodgepole Formation, Northeastern Flank of Williston Basin, Manitoba, Canada. Journal of Earth Sciences, Vol.23, Number 1. Taphonomy - South America/Central America/Caribbean Bertoni-Machado, C. and M. Holz (2006). Biogenic Fossil Concentration in Fluvial Settings: An Example of a Cynodont Taphocoenosis from the Middle Triassic of Southern Brazil. Revista.bras.paleont., 9(3). Corona, A., et al. (2012). Taphonomy, sedimentology and chronology of a fossiliferous outcrop from the continental Pleistocene of Uruguay. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geologicas, Vol.29, Number 2. Menendez, L., et al. (2011). Taphonomy, Chronostratigraphy and Paleoceanographic Implications at Turbidite of Early Paleogene (Vertientes Formation, Cuba). Revista Geologica de America Central, 45. General Taphonomy Allison, P.H. and D.J. Bottjer (2011). Chapter 1. Taphonomy: Bias and Process Through Time. In: Taphonomy: Process and Bias Through Time. Allison, P.A. and D.J. Bottjer (eds.), Topics in Geobiology, 32. Andrews, P. (1995). Experiments in Taphonomy. Journal of Archaeological Science, 22. Behrensmeyer, A.K. (1978). Taphonomic and geologic information from bone weathering. Paleobiology, 4(2). Best, M.M.R. and S.M. Kidwell (2000). Bivalve taphonomy in tropical mixed siliciclastic-carbonate settings. II. Effect of bivalve life habits and shell types. Paleobiolgy, 26(1). Brand, L.R., M. Hussey and J. Taylor (2003). Decay and Disarticulation of Small Vertebrates in Controlled Experiments. Journal of Taphonomy, Vol.1, Issue 2. Butler, A.D., et al. (2015). Experimental taphonomy of Artemia reveals the role of endogenous microbes in mediating decay and fossilization. Proc.R.Soc.B, 282. Carpenter, K. How to Make a Fossil: Part 1 - Fossilizing Bone. The Journal of Paleontological Science, JPS.C.07.0001. Elder, R.L. and G.R. Smith (1988). Fish Taphonomy and Environmental Inference in Paleolimnology. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 62. Eren, M.I., et al. (2011). Flaked Stone Taphonomy: a Controlled Experimental Study of the Effects of Sediment Consolidation on Flake Edge Morphology. Journal of Taphonomy, Vol.9, Issue 3. Fernandez-Lopez, S.R. (2006). Taphonomic Alteration and Evolutionary Taphonomy. Journal of Taphonomy, Vol.4, Issue 3. Francillon-Viellot, H., et al. (1990). Chapter 20. Microstructure and Mineralization of Vertebrate Skeletal Tissues. In: Skeletal Biomineralization: Patterns, Processes and Evolutionary Trends. Vol.1 Carter, J.G. (ed.), Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York. (Thanks to doushantuo for pointing this one out!) Gaines, R.R. and M.L. Droser (2005). New Approaches to Understanding the Mechanics of Burgess Shale-type Deposits: From the Micron Scale to the Global Picture. The Sedimentary Record, Vol.3, Number 2. Gaines, R.R., et al. (2012). Mechanism for Burgess Shale-type preservation. PNAS, Vol.109, Number 14. Greenwood, D.R. (1991). Chapter 7. The Taphonomy of Plant Macrofossils. Jensen, S., M.L. Droser and J.G. Gehling (2005) Trace fossil preservation and the early evolution of animals. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 220. Locatelli, E.R. (2014). The Exceptional Preservation of Plant Fossils: A Review of Taphonomic Pathways and Biases in the Fossil Record. In: Reading and Writing of the Fossil Record: Preservational Pathways to Exceptional Fossilization. Laflamme, M., J.D. Schiffbauer and S.A.F. Darroch (eds.), The Paleontological Society Papers, Vol.20. Lyman, R.L. (2010). What Taphonomy Is, What it Isn't, and Why Taphonomists Should Care about the Difference. Journal of Taphonomy, Vol.8, Issue 1. McCoy, V.E. and D.S. Brandt (2009). Scorpion taphonomy: criteria for distinguishing fossil scorpion molts and carcasses. The Journal of Arachnology, 37. Nudds, J. and P. Selden (2008). Fossils explained 56. Fossil-Lagerstätten. Geology Today, Vol.24, Number 4. Orr, P.J., et al. (2016). "Stick 'n' peel": Explaining unusual patterns of disarticulation and loss of completeness in fossil vertebrates. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 457. Palmqvist, P. and A. Arribas (2001). Taphonomic decoding of the paleobiological information locked in a lower Pleistocene assemblage of large mammals. Palaeobiology, 27(3). Pewkliang, B., A. Pring and J. Brugger (2008). The Formation of Precious Opal: Clues from the Opalization of Bone. The Canadian Mineralogist, Vol.46. Pewkliang, B., A. Pring and J. Brugger (2004). Opalisation of Fossil Bone and Wood: Clues to the Formation of Precious Opal. In: Regolith 2004. Roach, I.C. (ed.), CRC LEME. Schiffbauer, J.D. and M. Laflamme (2012). Lagerstätten Through Time: A Collection of Exceptional Preservational Pathways from the Terminal Neoproterozoic Through Today. Palaios, Vol.27. Schiffbauer, J.D., et al. (2014). A unifying model for Neoproterozoic-Palaeozoic exceptional fossil preservation through pyritization and carbonaceous compression. Nature Communications, 5:5754. Seilacher, A., W.-E. Reif and F. Westphal (1985). Sedimentological, ecological and temporal patterns of fossil Lagerstätten. Phil.Trans.R.Soc.Lond. B, 311. (Thanks to doushantuo for pointing this one out!) Spicer, R.A. (1991). Chapter 3. Plant Taphonomic Processes. In: Taphonomy: Releasing the Data Locked in the Fossil Record. Allison, P.A. and D.E.G. Briggs (eds.), Plenum Press, New York. Wilson, M.V.H. (1988). Paleoscene #9. Taphonomic Processes: Information Loss and Information Gain. Geoscience Canada, Vol.15, Number 2.