Paleoecology and Biostratigraphy of Marginal Marine Gulf Coast Eocene Vertebrate Localities

  • James W. Westgate
Part of the Topics in Geobiology book series (TGBI, volume 18)


On-going vertebrate paleontologic research at Lamar University is focused on paleoecologic and biostratigraphic information provided by Eocene vertebrate remains preserved in marginal marine deposits across the Gulf Coastal Plain. Vertebrate faunas currently understudy were collected from outcrops in Texas, Arkansas, Alabama and Georgia.


Middle Eocene Late Eocene Local Fauna Vertebrate Paleontology Tiger Shark 
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  • James W. Westgate
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  1. 1.Department of GeologyLamar UniversityBeaumontUSA

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