US And Canadian Fossil Sites -- Data for CALIFORNIA

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LocationCountyState/ProvinceDirections,NotesAgeFormationFossilsCommentsReferenceLat-Long
Fremont(BellQry)AlamedaCAalong creek bed in Bell QuarryPleistocene?Santa Clara (California)invertebrates(freshwater),plants,vertebratesCA0584Partly buried under CA-680 in 1960s. remainder owned by CalTrans37.5270,-121.9476,,AKm73|$*CA0585
IrvingtonAlamedaCAin gravel beds?Pleistocenevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-antilocapridae-Antilocapra(antelope);;proboscidea-Mammuthus(mammoths)CA058537.5270,-121.9476,,AKm73|$*CA0584
Livermore(AltamontPass)AlamedaCAnear Altamont PassMioceneSan PabloplantsCA000537.7459,-121.6568,,AKm73|$*
Livermore(SE13)AlamedaCA13 km SE on Arroyo del Valle SE1/4t4sr2e. (No section in plss location 37.5788 121.7347 is center of township. 8km S of Livermore give or take a lot)CretaceousHorsetowninvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-LytocerasCA000337.5788,-121.7347, SE1/4t4sr2e,AHh44|$*
Livermore(Tesla)AlamedaCAIn creek cut in SE1/4S25T3sr3e near junction of Livermore Rd and Western Pacific RR. (PLSS loc 37.6398 121.6002 near historic site of Tesla in canyon of Corral Hollow Creek)Eocene UpperTejoninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-PanopeaCA000437.6398,-121.6002,SE1/4S25T3sr3e,AKm72|$*
PleasantonAlamedaCAIn RR cut on Pleasanton-Sunol RoadMioceneBrionesinvertebrates(diverse)CA000637.6224,-121.8807,,AKm73|$*
Sunol ParkAlamedaCAOff CA84 E of I680 SE of Fremont,CA,In sandstone boulders along visitor trailCretaceous?Franciscaninvertebrates(?)(abundant)CA000737.5966,-121.8967,,AKm72|$*
Bear ValleyAlpineCAMount Reba Fauna 38-31N 120-01W At least 6 speciesPliocene Lowerplants(6 species)CA000838.5167,-120.0167,,AHh44|$*
Kirkwood(CarsonPass?)AlpineCACarson Pass Fauna 38-41n 120.34WMiocene MiddleplantsCA0009FWIW, Carson Pass is at 38.6940,-119.987838.6833,-120.3400,,AHh44|$*
Markleeville(EbbettsPass)AlpineCAEbbetts Pass Fauna 38-32N,-199.48WMiocene MiddleplantsCA0010FWIW Ebbetts Pass is at 38.5443,-119.8120. Lat lon used for site is pretty much a wild guess38.5333,-119.4800,,AGl54|$*
Markleeville(NiagaraCk?)AlpineCANiagara Fauna 38-40N,-199.48WMiocene MiddleplantsCA0011There is a Niagara Creek near 38.3311,-119.9397. Used its lat lon for site location. (The lat lon used is across the state line in Nevada)38.6667,-119.4800,,AHl64|$*
Reynolds Ferry(Botwick'sBar)Alpine?CAAt Botwick's bar in the Stanislaus River inJurassicMariposainvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Oecotraustes,PerisphinctesCA0018Site is now under New Melones Lake?37.9806,-120.5339,,AKm73|$*
Chico CreekButteCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA001239.7078,-121.9342,,AKm73|$*
Feather RiverButteCA1.5 km S of old Banner Mine in ravineplantsCA001440.0142,-121.2244,,AKm73|$*CA0015
Feather River(BannerMine)ButteCA1 km S of old Banner Mine on River bank in se1/4s32t20nr4e in (39.5438 121.5450 On N side of Feather River SE of South Table Mountain)Jurassicplants(abundant)CA0013Original says Oroville formation, But that probably is meant to indicate similarity to the Monte de Oro formation at Oroville39.5438,-121.5450,se1/4s32t20nr4e,AKm73|$*
Feather River(BannerMine)ButteCAon dumps of old Banner MineplantsCA001540.0142,-121.2244,,AKm73|$*CA0014
OrovilleButteCACretaceousChico (CA)vertebrates-fish(teeth)-actinopterygii-EnchodusCA001639.5168,-121.5500,,AKm73|$*
OrovilleButteCATertiaryplants(leaves)CA0616An American Geological Railway Guide P32639.5168,-121.5500,,AKm73|$*
Oroville(E)ButteCANearby to the East sub-carboniferous fossilsinvertebrates-mollusksCA0617An American Geological Railway Guide P32639.5152,-121.5033,,AKm73?|$*
Oroville(N4-SouthTableMt)ButteCA4 km N n1/2s31t20nr4e (39.5470 121.5705 South Table Mountain)EoceneTejoninvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Acmaea(limpet),Cerithiopsis,DrilliaCA001739.5470,-121.5705,n1/2s31t20nr4e,AKm73|$*CA0019
Oroville(S Table Mt)ButteCANE In an area of a few square km 4.8kmJurassicMonte de Oroplants(52 species)CA0594http://books.google.com/books?id=d6fLUrXRmu4C&pg=PA96&lpg=PA96&dq=oroville+formation+jurassic&source=web&ots=gGF4EYASZH&sig=tLx6imgdETgCGuKnS7kTVST4Hgg39.5448,-121.5308,,AKm73?|$*
South Table MountainButteCAat Butte County Hospital 2 km N N1/2s36t20nr3e (39.5472 121.5786 1km W of South Table Mountain near Lower Miocene Canal?)EoceneTejoninvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Ameranella?(Nyctilochus in original)CA001939.5472,-121.5786, N1/2s36t20nr3e,AKm73|$*CA0017
Sutter Buttes(near)Butte?CACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA058339.2237,-121.8137,,AHh44|$*
Mokelumne(ValleySpr?)CalaverasCAValley Spring Fauna 38-19N 120-46WMiocene Middleplants(17 species)CA002038.3167,-120.7667,,AHh44|$*
Vallecito(ParrotsFerryRd)CalaverasCA4 km below at Parrot's Ferry road nw1/4s32t3nr14e in gold bearing tertiary gravelsvertebrates-reptilia-turtles-StylemysCA0410'Stylemys' is a Oligocene tortoise38.0720,-120.4604,nw1/4s32t3nr14e,AKm72|$*
Wilbur Springs(SulferCk)ColusaCAIn white Cretaceous Limestone on Sulphur CreekCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurboCA002139.0394,-122.4186,,AKn73?|$*CA0023
WilliamsColusaCAS of road between Williams and the springs in first range of foothillsCretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Atresius[?],Cordieria,Liocium,Palaeatractus[?],RinginellaCA0022No citations for 'Atresius (lirata)'/Palaeatractus was Paleotractus in original39.1049,-122.3240,,AKn73?|$*
Williams(HotSulphurSpr)ColusaCAW on US20 at Hot Sulphur Springs in NW1/4t1nr4w. PLSS loc has no section. This is possibly Wilbur Hot Springs near junction of Sulphur Creek and Bear Creek on Bear Valley Road. See CA0021CretaceousKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-ModiolaCA002339.0403,-122.4082, NW1/4t1nr4w?,AKn73?|$*CA0021
Berkeley(E)Contra CostaCAS of I8(?) and E of I5 (I8,I80,I5 are not designated in the Berkeley area). In hills E of city. In ash beds above pebbly conglomeratePliocenevertebrates-mammals(bones)(teeth)CA0025lat lon is arbitrary. Very likely a few miles off.37.8963,-122.2501,,AIl73?|$*
Berkeley(StrawberryCyn)Contra CostaCAAt mouth of Strawberry Canyon inJurassicKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA002437.8715,-122.2493,,AIn83|$*
Clayton(E7)Contra CostaCA7 km E fossils(abundant)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-CuspidariaCA002737.9453,-121.8648,,AKm73|$*
Clayton(MtDiablo-N)Contra CostaCAN of Mt DiabloMioceneSan PabloplantsCA002837.9411,-121.9347,,AHh44|$*
Clayton(NE5)Contra CostaCA5 km NEEoceneTejoninvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Flabellum,TrochocyathusCA002637.9775,-121.9070,,AKm73|*$CA0030,CA0605
Fossil RidgeContra CostaCAShell Ridge Open AreaMioceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA0647https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/best-fossil-hunting/BestOf?oid=137219237.5048,-121.5547,,AIm73|$*
Hercules(PectenPt)Contra CostaCAat Pecten Pt in San Pablo Bay|large number of Pecten at tidal levelinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA002938.0222,-122.2896,,AKm73?|$*
Kirker PassContra CostaCAMioceneSan Pabloinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Cerithiopsis,LittorinaCA003037.9775,-121.9070,,AKm73|*$CA0026,CA0605
Kirkers PassContra CostaCA4,8km S of Cornwall at Kirkers Passinvertebrates(good)CA0605An American Geological Railway Guide P32037.9792,-121.9021,,AKn73|*$CA0026,CA0030
Lamorinda(Lafayette-Moraga-Orinda)Contra CostaCAIn area creeksMioceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA0648https://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/best-fossil-hunting/BestOf?oid=137219237.8,-122.1826,,AKm74|$*
Las Trampas RidgeContra CostaCAinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-CerithiopsisCA003137.8122,-122.0236,,AKm73|$*
Martinez(Area)Contra CostaCAIn area cutbacks and ravines in gray-green LimestoneEoceneMartinez (California)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Solen;gastropoda-Aporrhais,Cinulia,Morio,NeptuneaCA0034Cinulia originally Cinula38.0177,-122.1324,,AKm73|$*
Martinez(BullsHeadPt)Contra CostaCAAt bulls head Point in n1/2s82nr2w in gray-green Limestone. The PLSS location seems reasonable if taken as n1/2s8t2r2w but Earthpoint will not resolve S8. Lat Long is Bulls Head Point near I-680EoceneMartinez (California)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Solen;gastropoda-Aporrhais,Cinulia,Morio,NeptuneaCA0033Cinulia originally Cinula38.0358,-122.1164,n1/2s8t2nr2w,AKm73|$*CA0032
Martinez(ConcordNWS)Contra CostaCANE,in ne1/4s8t2nr2w (38.0370 122.0960 Concord Naval Weapons Station SW of mouth Pacheco Creek?)CretaceousShastainvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Olivella;scaphopoda-DentaliumCA003638.0370,-122.0960, ne1/4s8t2nr2w,AKm72|$*
Martinez(FranklinCyn)Contra CostaCAIn sw1/4s23t2nr3w (37.9991 122.1655 W of Martinez in Franklin Canyon about 1km from mouth)CretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Cucullaea,InoceramusCA003537.9991,-122.1655,sw1/4s23t2nr3w,AKm72?|$*
Martinez(W2-BullsHeadPt?)Contra CostaCA2 km W in massive Limestoneinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-TrochosmiliaCA003238.0358,-122.1164,n1/2s8t2nr2w,AKm73|$*CA0033
Mount Diablo(BagleyCk)Contra CostaCAIn Bagley Creek 2 km from summit inJurassicKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-AucellaCA003737.9094,-121.9303,,AKm73?|$*
Mount Diablo(Black Hawk Qry)Contra CostaCAIn southernmost foothills in Black Hawk QuarryPliocenevertebrates-mammals(diverse)-artiodactyla-camelidae,Merycodus,oreodontidae,tayassuidae(peccaries);carnivora-Bassariscus,canidae(fox)-(others?);canidae-Aelurodon;mustelidae(weasels),Procyon(raccoons),Pseudaelurus,saber_tooth_cats-Smilodon;;perissodactyla-equidae(horses);proboscidea-Mastodon;rodentia-castoridae(beavers),(ground_squirrels),(rabbits)CA003837.8200,-121.9087,,AKm73?|$*
Mount Diablo(SE side)Contra CostaCAon S side in se1/4sw1/4s9t1sr1e (37.8558 121.8704 400m NE of Windy Point on Se side of Mount Diablo)CretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-TrochocyathusCA003937.8558,-121.8704,se1/4sw1/4s9t1sr1e,AKm72|$*
Muir Station(S4)Contra CostaCA4 km due SEoceneMartinez (California)invertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-nautilidae-Hercoglossa,Nautilus;;gastropoda-Anchura,Fissurella,Nerita,SurculaCA004037.9931,-122.1183,,AKm73|$*
Pacheco(N2)Contra CostaCA2 km N in ne1/4 s27t2nr2w (38.0000 122.0610 500m NE of Pacheco. Probably NE of junction of I680 and Arnold Industrial Highway)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-TellinaCA004138.0000,-122.0610,ne1/4s27t2nr2w,AKm73|$*
Pacheco(NW)Contra CostaCANW in sw1/4s21t2nr1w (38.0006 121.9844 SW edge of hills NW of Concord)Eocene UpperTejoninvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-SpatangusCA004238.0006,-121.9844, sw1/4s21t2nr1w,AKm73|$*
Pittsburg(S5)Contra CostaCA5 km S 2 km W of Kirker CreekOligoceneSan Lorenzoinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-copepoda-Clavella;;;mollusks-bivalvia-Modiolus;gastropoda-ActaeonCA004337.9849,-121.9156,,AKm73|$*
RodeoContra CostaCA400 meters EMiocene UpperSan Pabloinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-CerithiumCA004438.0336,-122.2630,,AGl63?|$*
San Pablo Bay(Hercules Wharf)Contra CostaCAs1/2s11t2nr4w (38.0010 122.2859 500m S of Hercules Wharf. 500m NE of Pinole))Miocene UpperSan Pabloinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-MacomaCA004538.0010,-122.2859,s1/2s11t2nr4w,AKm72|$*
Sobrante Ridge(BearCk)Contra CostaCAN in valley on W fork of Bear CreekOligoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Fusinus,TurrisCA004637.9583,-122.2547,,AKm73|$*
Stewartsville(S2)Contra CostaCA2 km S in nw1/4s15t1nr1e (37.9338 121.8514 in Oil Canyon about 1.5km S of the historic site of Stewartsville)EoceneMartinez (California)invertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Amauropsis,TurritellaCA004737.9338,-121.8514,nw1/4s15t1nr1e,AKm72|$*
TormeyContra CostaCAinvertebrates-mollusksCA0604An American Geological Railway Guide P32038.0506,-122.2481,,AKm73|$*
Walnut Creek(S1)Contra CostaCA1 km S of town center in road cutsOligoceneSan Lorenzoinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Pandora;gastropoda-Cancellaria,Turris;scaphopoda-Dentalium;;;vertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-Antigonia[?];;;worms-annelida-SerpulaCA004837.8996,-122.0714,,AKm73?|$*
Auburn(E10-HawverCave)El DoradoCA10 km E at Hawver Cave in w1/2s7t12nr9e in cave deposits (38.9070 121.0207 1km S of New York Bar on Middle Fork of American River)Pleistocenevertebrates-mammals-carnivora-felidae-Felis(cats);;marsupialia-NototheriumCA0049'Nototherium' is a giant marsupial form from the Pliocene of Australia.|The cat (felis) is a cougar38.9070,-121.0207,w1/2s7t12nr9e,AKm73|$*
Coalinga(AnticlineRidge)FresnoCAat Coalinga Oil Field NW corner s22t19sr15e on hillside (36.2607N,-120.3338W On E side of Anticline Ridge NE of Coalinga Oil Field). Satellite photos show no drilling activity or well access roads in the areaMioceneSanta Margaritainvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-cirripedia(barnacles);;mollusks-bivalvia-Lyropecten,OstreaCA005936.2607,-120.3338,s22t19sr15e,AKm73?|$*
Coalinga(AnticlineRidge)FresnoCAon Anticline Ridge,in NE corner S3T20Sr15e (36.2172N,-120.3338W on W side of Anticline Ridge 800m N of Palmer Ave)PlioceneEtchegoininvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia,gastropodaCA006036.2172,-120.3338,S3T20Sr15e,AKm73|$*
Coalinga(JoaquinRidge)FresnoCAJoaquin RidgeCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA005536.3048,-120.4034,,AKm73|$*
Coalinga(LosGatosCk)FresnoCALos Gatos CreekCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA005636.2344,-120.5823,,AGl73|$*
Coalinga(N24)FresnoCA23.5 km NEoceneTejoninvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-SpiroglyphusCA005036.3450,-120.3745,,AGl73|$*
Coalinga(N26?-SaltCk)FresnoCA25.6 km W(N?) on branch of Salt Creek s15t18sr13e (36.3624N,-120.5500W Arroyo Leone 1km W of head of Salt Creek)invertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Flabellum,Trochocyathus,TurbinoliaCA005136.3624,-120.5500,s15t18sr13e,Agl73|$*CA0068?
Coalinga(RaggedValley)FresnoCARagged ValleyCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA005736.3292,-120.3652,,AKm73|$*
Coalinga(S)FresnoCAIn small canyons South of Towninvertebrates-mollusksCA005436.1068,-120.3552,,AKm73|$*
Coalinga(W7)FresnoCA7 km Winvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Tellina,TritonideaCA005236.0993,-120.4665,,AGl73?|$*
Coalinga(WarthanCk)FresnoCAWarthan CreekCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA0058Original says 'Walthan' Creek. There is no such place?36.1464,-120.3400,,AKm73|$*
FresnoFresnoCAFresno Hadrosaur presumably from Coast ranges W of Fresnovertebrates-reptilia-dinosauria-hadrosauroideaCA006136.1398,-120.3590,loc:Coalinga:CA,AHh44|$*
Jacalitos CreekFresnoCAin S26t21sr15e in a reefMiocene UpperEtchegoininvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-cirripedia(barnacles)CA0062There is a Jacalitos Creek in Fresno County near Coalinga (36.0721N,-120.3194W 2km S of Zoburi Ranch)36.0721,-120.3194,S26t21sr15e,AKm73|$*
New Idria(N17-SanCarlosCk)FresnoCA19 km N on San Carlos Creek in nw1/4s29t15sr13e (36.6004 120.5835. This is probably a bad location. It is smack on I5 400m SE of Manning Road off ramp several miles from the hills. New Idria is SW of this location)CretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-BaculitesCA006436.6004,-120.5835,nw1/4s29t15sr13e,AHh44?|$*
Panoche HillsFresnoCACretaceous UpperMorenoinvertebrates-echinoderms-ophiuridea(brittle_stars)CA006636.6447,-120.7308,,AHh44|$*CA0065
Panoche HillsFresnoCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA006536.6447,-120.7308,,AHh44|$*CA0066
Parson's PeakFresnoCAnw1/4s24t18sr14e(36.3521 120.4061 W side of Big Blue Ridge 1.8km SE of Mare Spring)EoceneTejoninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Glycymeris,Phacoides;gastropoda-TurrisCA006736.3521,-120.4061,nw1/4s24t18sr14e,AKm72?|$*
Salt CreekFresnoCAnw1/4s15t18sr15e (36.3668 120.3320 possibly where CA33 crosses I5. Nearest landmark is Martinez Creek. No Salt Creek in this section, but see CA0051)EoceneTejoninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Crassatellites;gastropoda-MetulaCA006836.3668,-120.3320, nw1/4s15t18sr15e,AGl72?|$*CA0051?
Fruto-Lodoga quadrangles(N)Glenn?CAN to Rumsey HillsCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA057939.5607,-122.5264,location:Stony Gorge Reservoir.CA,AGl74|$*
WillowsGlennCA3 km N of Stonyford in large road cutJurassicKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Buchia;cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA007039.4227,-122.5350,,AGl73|$*
Anza-Borrego Desert(SandstoneCyn)ImperialCAIn Sandstone Canyon and adjacent badlands in Anza Borrego State ParkPliocene Lowervertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-camelidae(tracks);lagomorpha-leporidae-Hypolagus;Pewelagus;perissodactyla-equidae(horses)CA0072http://www.blm.gov/pgdata/Fetc/medialib/blm/ca/pdf/elcentro/nepa/ocotilloexpress/feis.Par.28159.File.dat/AppQ.pdf32.9803,-116.2184,,AGl73?|$*
Anza-Borrego(Area)ImperialCAArea exposuresPlioceneLatraniainvertebrates,vertebrates-fish(teeth)-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)-Myliobatis;selachii(sharks)(teeth)-Carcharodon,Isurus,OdontaspisCA0071Collecting is not allowed in the State Parkhttp://www.blm.gov/pgdata/Fetc/medialib/blm/ca/pdf/elcentro/nepa/ocotilloexpress/feis.Par.28159.File.dat/AppQ.pdf33.2289,-116.2603,,AGl74?|$*
Coyote Mountains(SE)ImperialCAon SE side in nw1/4s26t15sr10e (32.8378 115.9126 about 400m SE of sW corner of West Mesa Parachute Test Recovery Area)PlioceneCarrizo (California)invertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-Clypeaster;;;worms-annelida-polychaeta-HipponoeCA007332.8378,-115.9126,nw1/4s26t15sr10e,AGl72|$*
Coyote Wells(N)ImperialCAN inCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-(clams),OstreaCA007432.7386,-115.9667,,AGl73|$*
IndioImperialCAToward Flowing Wells along course of Pliocene Lakeinvertebrates-mollusks(non_marine)CA0607An American Geological Railway Guide P32233.65,-116.30,,AGk54?|$*CA0608
Indio(S)ImperialCAS on E side of coast rangesMioceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA0608An American Geological Railway Guide P32233.65,-116.30,,AGk54?|*$CA0607
Ocotillo(Fossil Canyon)ImperialCAPlioceneinvertebrates-echinoderms,mollusksCA0646http://www.abdnha.org/pages/06_exploring/south/south_roads/002/fossilcyn.htm32.4701,-116.0112,,AKm73|$*
Plaster City(I8+DunawayRd)ImperialCA2 km S of Dunaway Rd offramp from I8 in steep bank of wash|well preserved fossilsPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks(non_marine)(wellpreserved)-bivalvia-Anodonta;gastropoda-Amnicola,Helisoma,Hydrobia,PhysaCA007532.7470,-115.8002,,AGl73?|$*
Salton Sea(Area)ImperialCAin sand and mud around the shores of the Salton Sea up to Sea Level about 70 meters above current water levelsRecentinvertebrates-mollusksCA007633.3333,-115.8333,,AKm73|$*
Andrews MountainInyoCAAlgal structures near Middle of Formation{2}PrecambrianReed Dolomiteplants-algaeCA007737.0772,-118.0822,,AKm73?|$*
Badger FlatInyoCAIn limestones overlying graptolitic shales South of Badger FlatOrdovicianBadger Flat Limestoneinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;brachiopoda,echinoderms-crinoids(pelmatozoa);mollusks-gastropoda;;plants-algae-ReceptaculitesCA007836.9688,-118.0974,,AKm73?|$*CA0634
Big Pine(Saline Valley)InyoCARoughly 35 km SE E of summit on Saline Valley road on E slope in se1/4s35t10sr38e Mickwitzia,Holmia (Could be Harkless Formation) (37.0317 117.7939 in Saline Range). This lat lon seems to be 5-10km S of Saline Valley RoadCambrianPoletainvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Holmia;;brachiopoda-MickwitziaCA007937.0317,-117.7939,se1/4s35t10sr38e,AKm72|*$
Cerro GordoInyoCAFrom Cerro Gordo, head North and take first left, left at fork in 200 meters. 1.6km to fork. Park, Walk back to 'Pipeline Trail' and hike uphill about 800m to fossiliferous exposures in gray shale and overlying thin limestoneMississippianChainmaninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia,cephalopoda-ammonoidea(small)-Goniatites;;;;plants,vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)CA0636Goniatites is Goniates in the originalhttp://inyo1.110mb.com/im/inyofossils.html36.5449,-117.8040,,AKm72|SITES/CACERROGORDO$*
Coso MountainsInyoCAPliocene LowerCosovertebrates-mammals-perissodactyla-equidae(horses)(teeth)CA008036.0935,-117.8119,,AHh44|$*
Cow Horn RidgeInyoCAAnother good exposure is found on the Ridge South of the Saline Valley-Death Valley Road as it drops down toward the Eureka Valley 24-32 km East of Big Pine. Those roads are paved and maintained. Many other localities are accessible via dirt roadsCambrianCampitoinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobitaCA011637.0926,-117.9053,,AKm73|$*CA0081
Cowhorn RidgeInyoCAE of the crest on both sides of the Death Valley road about 35 km East of Big Pine,CACambrianCampito?CA008137.0926,-117.9053,,AKm73|$*CA0116
DarwinInyoCAPermianLone Pine (CA)invertebrates-brachiopoda(abundant),cnidaria-corals;;protists-forams-fusulinidaCA008236.2681,-117.5908,,AHh44|$*
Darwin CanyonInyoCAPermian LowerOwens Valleyprotists-forams-fusulinidaCA008336.3439,-117.4683,,AKm73|$*
Daylight PassInyoCA(Cornwall,Kleinhampl-1964)Cambrian,LowerWood Canyonichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-SkolithosCA0601http://www.ohiolink.edu/etd/send-pdf.cgi?toledo111601481636.7892,-116.9314,,AKm73|$*CA0084
Daylight PassInyoCABetween Grapevine and Funeral Mountains{2}Cambrian LowerWood Canyoninvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Nevadella,NevadiaCA008436.7892,-116.9314,,AKm73|$*CA0601
Fossil HillInyoCATriassic?-CA0660https://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/36.7291,-118.0477,,AJm73|*$CA0096,CA0097,CA0108,CA0109,CA0110,CA0111
Funeral MountainsInyoCACambrian LowerCarrarainvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-olenellidae-OlenellusCA0085invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Olenellus Freemonti36.3917,-116.6111,,AHh44|$*
Funeral Range(Southern)InyoCASouthern part of rangeDevonianinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-rugosa-BreviphrentisCA0626http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3790/is_200307/ai_n9279017/pg_4?tag=artBody;col136.3716,-116.5485,,AHh44|$*
Grapevine Springs(N10?)InyoCAIn s21t10sr42e(37.0759N,-117.4101W This is in the North End of the Grapevine Mountains just within Death Valley National Monument and about 10? km N of Grapevine Springs)OrdovicianPogonipinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Cleionychia;cephalopoda-orthocerida-OrthocerasCA008637.0759,-117.4101,s21t10sr42e,AKm73?|$*
Harkless FlatInyoCAon divide between flats and Squaw in nw1/4s14t10sr35e (37.0837 118.1219 on peak 2km SE of Harkless Flat E of major drainage and 3km W of Andrews Mountain)CambrianCornfield Springsinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita?-Ehmania;;brachiopoda-Obolus;mollusks-gastropoda-pteropoda;;porifera?(Sponges?)CA008737.0837,-118.1219,nw1/4s14t10sr35e,AKm72|$*
Hastings Springs(E)InyoCAE in sw1/4s36t21nr8e in (35.8769 116.0745 on crest of Nopah range about 1.6km WSW of Emigrant Pass. Google pro)Cambrian LowerSilver Peak Groupinvertebrates-brachiopoda-BillingsellaCA008835.8769,-116.0745,sw1/4s36t21nr8e,AKm72|*$CA0656
Independence(E-MazourkaCyn)InyoCA16km E then N on Mazourka Canyon Rd, in Sunday Canyon on W side of Mazourka Canyon and North for 12km -- Outcrops of Silurian beds with Vaughn Gulch bioclastic limestones and Graptolite bearing bedsSilurianSunday Canyoninvertebrates-brachiopoda,bryozoa,cnidaria-corals;graptolites,porifera(sponges),(others)CA0633Geological Survey bulletin, Issue 118136.9083,-118.0864,,AKm73|$*CA0632
Independence(E10-MazourkaCyn)InyoCA10.3km E on Mazourka Canyon Rd, on right (East) side of the road as it turns North into Mazourka Canyon in a large area of dark limestone. Occasional well preserved reef fossils and in additional outcrops for 12km N up the CanyonSilurianVaughn Gulch Limestoneinvertebrates-brachiopoda,bryozoa,cnidaria-corals;porifera(sponges),(others)CA0632Geological Survey bulletin, Issue 118136.8214,-118.0872,,AKm71|SITES/CAMAZOURKA*$CA0633
Independence(MazourkaCyn)InyoCAAt elbow of Mazourka Canyon in Inyo Mountains in SE1/4s31t11sr36e type locality of (37.0044 118.0059 about 500m from head of N branch of Waucoba Wash)Ordovician MiddleMazourkainvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Ceraurus,Cybeloides,Pliomerops;;echinoderms-crinoids-EncrinusCA0089The PLSS lat lon appeared to be about 6km ENE of the 'elbow' in Mazourka Canyon36.9598,-118.0787,SE1/4s31t11sr36e?,AKm73|$*
Independence(MazourkaCyn)InyoCAAt head of Mazourka Canyon in Inyo Mountains in s34t11sr36e (PLSS is Mt Diablo Baseline? Latitude/Longitude 36.9464N,-118.0299W On E side of crest 1.8km SE of the head of Lead Creek -- a couple of km E of head of Mazourka Canyon)CambrianSilver Peak Groupinvertebrates-brachiopoda-TrematobolusCA009036.9464,-118.0299,s34t11sr36e?,AKm72?|$*
Independence(NE29-AlRoseCyn)InyoCA29km E then N on Mazourka Canyon Rd, in Al Rose CanyonOrdovicianAl RoseinvertebratesCA0635Geological Survey bulletin, Issue 118136.9187,-118.0836,,AKm72|$*
Independence(NE34-BadgerFlat)InyoCA34km E then N on Mazourka Canyon Rd, at Badger Flat. diverse, well preserved invertebrate fossils in limestone. Possibly exposed as far South as Johnson SpringOrdovicianBadger Flatinvertebrates(diverse)(abundant)CA0634Geological Survey bulletin, Issue 118136.9688,-118.0974,,AKm72|$*CA0078
Inyo Mountains(AndrewsMtn)InyoCAOn Andrews Mountain above Harkless Flats about 20 km East of Big Pine,CACambrianCampito?CA009137.0774,-118.0831,,AKm73|$*
Inyo Mountains(Area)InyoCAIn area exposures of Deep Springs Limestone in the Wyattia zone in recrystallized limestoneEdiacaranDeep Springsincertidae-Coleoloides,Nevadatubulus,Sinotubulites;invertebrates(tubularfossils)-hyolitha-SalanythecaCA058637.0239,-118.0069,loc:WacoubaMtn:CA,AHh44|$*
Last Chance Range(CucomungoSpr)InyoCANear Cucomungo Springs in the Last Chance Range in CACambrianCampito?CA0092Cucomungo Springs is actually in Nevada37.3527,-117.6835,,AHh44|$*
Lost Burro GapInyoCAAt NW end of gap in quartzite and LimestoneDevonian-MississippianLost Burro|Tin Mountaininvertebrates-brachiopoda,cnidaria-coralsCA009336.7502,-117.5208,,AKm73|$*
Nopah RangeInyoCA(Sundburg-1983)Cambrian,LowerCarraraichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-SkolithosCA0597http://www.ohiolink.edu/etd/send-pdf.cgi?toledo111601481635.8857,-116.0647,,AKm73|*$CA0094,CA0656
Nopah RangeInyoCAAt the base of the Cambrian Nopah FormationCambrianNopahinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;brachiopodaCA009535.8849,-116.0658,,AHh44|*$CA0656
Nopah Range(EmigrantPass)InyoCAAt Emigrant Pass on Old Spanish TrailCambrian LowerCarrarainvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Bristolia,olenellidae-Olenellus;PeachellaCA009435.8849,-116.0658,,AKm72|SITES/CANOPAH,CA0101*$CA0101,CA0597,CA0656
Owens Lake(NE21-UnionWash)InyoCA21 km N on E side of valleyTriassicinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA055136.7044,-118.0347,,AHh44|*$CA0096,CA0108,CA0109,CA0110,CA0111
Owens Valley(UnionWash)InyoCAIn Union Wash 4 km NE of ruins of Owenyo Station IN,Inyo Mountains N of road to Cerro Gordo. Much of the exposure is within a wilderness area and is closed to collectingTriassicUnion Washinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea(diverse)-Anasibirites,Clypeoceras,Lanceolites,Lecanites,Owenites,Sturia,Xenodiscus,(others)CA009636.7044,-118.0347,,AKm73|*$CA0108,CA0109,CA0110,CA0111,CA0551,CA0660
Owenyo Station(UnionWash)InyoCAIn area of Union Wash-Reward Mine in se1/4s10t14sr36e in (36.7281 118.0379 The site may be 'Fossil Hill'. PLSS loc is a few hundred meters to East of Fossil Hill separted from it by a valley, a ridge, and a small wash)PermianOwenyo Limestoneinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-EuphemusCA009736.7281,-118.0379,se1/4s10t14sr36e,AKm73|*$CA0660
Panamint RangeInyoCANorthern part of rangeDevonianinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-rugosa-BreviphrentisCA0625http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3790/is_200307/ai_n9279017/pg_4?tag=artBody;col136.3085,-117.0840,,AGj34|$*
Resting Spring(E12)InyoCA11.5 km E on E side of Pass. Location used is roughly 11km E of Resting Spring, but it is unclear what pass is referred toCambrian MiddleCornfield Springsinvertebrates-brachiopoda-ObolusCA009836.1623,-116.1583,,AGj53?|$*
Resting Springs(S?)InyoCAOn Armagosa River in sw1/4s10t21nr8e (PLSS coordinates are just W of Nopah Range foothills N of Emigrant Pass). Lat Long used is Armagosa River just S of Resting Spring in Last Chance Range as that seems only place on Armagosa River in area likely to expose bedrockCambrianSilver Peak Sandstonesinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-olenellidae-OlenellusCA009935.8727,-116.1562,,AGl64?|$*
Saline Valley(WaucobaSpr-SE)InyoCASE of Waucoba Springs in the Saline ValleyCambrianCampito?CA0100This would presumably be Walcott's Lower Cambrian section36.9865,-117.9229,,AGl73|$*
Searles LakeInyoCAin extensive lacustrian depositsPlioceneSearles Lakeinvertebrates(fresh water)-arthropoda-crustacea-ostracoda;;mollusks-bivalvia,gastropodaCA0641http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/1727/35.6763,-117.3882,,AGl74|$*
Shoshone(E)InyoCAIn broad valley to the South of the Valley that the paved road follows over Emigrant PassCambrianCarrarainvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita(cephalons)CA0102Is probably in a wilderness area. No collecting?35.8881,-116.0761,,AHl73|*$CA0656
Shoshone(E-EmigrantPass)InyoCAE on road to Pahrump,NV,(Old Spanish Trail) 500 meters W of summit in road cuts on S side of road in green and maroon Pyramid shales (N side of road is a wilderness area|Olenellus cephalons,rarely complete specimensCambrianCarrarainvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-olenellidae-OlenellusCA010135.8849,-116.0658,,AKm72|*$CA0094,CA0656
Slate RangeInyoCAin 2 to 8 meter thick lacustrian limestones--quite possibly parts of the Pleistocene Searles Lake FormationMiocene-PlioceneSearles Lakeinvertebrates(fresh water?)-mollusks(?)-(Corteus?);;plants(twigs)CA0104No citations for 'Corteus' a mollusk 050522http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/1727/35.6089,-117.2103,,AHh44|$*
Slate Range(N end)InyoCA400 meters N of Limestone quarry at N end of rangeMississippianPerdido|Tin Mountaininvertebrates-echinoderms-crinoids(abundant)(columnals)CA010335.9536,-117.3038,,AHh44?|$*
Southern White MountainsInyoCAWyattia -- a small conical fossil -- near bottom of Formation{2}PrecambrianDeep Springsincertidae-WyattiaCA010537.3014,-118.1545,location:Westgard Pass.CA,AHh44|*$CA0106,CA0112,CA0652,CA0653
Southern White MountainsInyoCAWyattia near top of Formation{2}PrecambrianReed Dolomiteincertidae-WyattiaCA010637.3014,-118.1545,location:Westgard Pass.CA,AHh44|*$CA0105,CA0652,CA0653
Tecopa LakeInyoCAFrom lacustrian deposits at ancient terminus of the Armagosa RiverPliocenevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-camelidae;;(others)CA0107CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission35.8487,-116.2268,,AHl74?|$*
Union Springs-Inyo MountainsInyoCA2 km E on S side of McAboy[?] trail over Union Wash in se1/4s23t14sr36e in Triassic rocks (36.6952 118.0299 On S side of Union Wash)TriassicUnion Washinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Hungarites,Popanoceras,Tirolites,XenodiscusCA0108Couldn't identify a Union Spring or McAboy Trail in the Union Wash area. Only 'trail' in the area is a footpath(?) a few km South crossing Inyo range via Forgotten Pass36.7044,-118.0347,,AKm73|*$CA0096,CA0109,CA0110,CA0111,CA0551,CA0660
Union Springs-Inyo MountainsInyoCA3 km E in sw1/4s24t14sr36e (36.6952 118.0299 On S side of Union Wash)TriassicUnion Washinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Aspenites,Danubites,Inyoites,Lecanites,Meekoceras,Prosphingites,XenaspisCA0109Prosphingites originally Prophingites36.7044,-118.0347,,AKm73|*$CA0096,CA0108,CA0110,CA0111,CA0551,CA0660
Union WashInyoCA250 meters N from town Lone Pine on CA14, Rt on Lone Pine-Narrow Gauge Rd. Rt 5 km E to Lone Pine-Owenyo Rd. Left. N 8.3 km to jeep trail. Rt,2.7 km. Park. Hike down into Union Wash. Parapopanoceras beds are 1 meter black Limestone high on very steep slopeTriassicUnion Washinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea?CA011036.7044,-118.0347,,AKm73|SITES/CAUNIONWASH,CA0096,CA0108,CA0109,CA0111,CA0551*$CA0096,CA0108,CA0109,CA0111,CA0551,CA0660
Union WashInyoCAIn Inyo MountainsTriassicUnion Washinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea(abundant)-Inyoites,Lanceolites,Nannites,Pseudosageceras,XenaspisCA011136.7044,-118.0347,,AKm73|*$CA0096,CA0108,CA0109,CA0110,CA0551,CA0660
Waucoba Springs(ENE4)InyoCA1.6km E of Saline Valley Rd 4km ENE of Waucoba Springs, in indurated shalesCambrian Lowerinvertebrates-brachiopoda(fragments)-MickwitziaCA0593Walcott-Cambrian Geology and Paleontology P5437.0260,-117.9513,,AKm73|$*
Westgard PassInyoCAIn the narrows on CA168 W of the junction with White Mtn Peak Rd in massive limestones. Permit required for collecting in National ForestCambrian,LowerPoletainvertebrates-porifera-archaeocyatha-Ajacicyathus,Annulofungia,Archaeocyathus,Ethmophylum,Protophaetra,RobustocyathusCA0652http://inyo2.coffeecup.com/westgardpass/westgardpass.html37.2601,-118.1506,,AKm73|*$CA0105,CA0106,CA0112,CA0113,CA0661
Westgard PassInyoCAOn CA168 W of the junction with White Mtn Peak Rd in quartzite and greenish shales above the massive limestones and in shales below the Poleta formation limestones. Permit required for collecting in National Forest. Oldest rocks are East and North of the passCambrian,LowerPoleta,Campitoinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Esmeraldina,Fremontia,Holmia,Laudonia,Nevadella,Nevadia;;brachiopoda,echinoderms(uncommon)-edrioasteroidea,Helicoplacus;hyolithaCA0653http://inyo2.coffeecup.com/westgardpass/westgardpass.html37.31420, -118.1053,,AKm73|*$CA0105,CA0106
White MountainsInyoCAPteridinium in Middle member{2}PrecambrianDeep Springsincertidae-PteridiniumCA011237.3014,-118.1545,location:Westgard Pass.CA,AHh44|*$CA0105,CA0652
White Mountains(WestguardPass-Area)InyoCAGood exposures of Early Cambrian rocks can be found along the Westgard Pass Road (CA168) and Bristlecone pine forest access road (White MOuntain Rd) as they climb 2000m from the desert at the Owens Valley floor to the treeline high up in the White MountainsCambrianCampito,Montenegro,Poleta,Harkless?invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;(others)CA011337.2814,-118.1511,,AIj54|*$CA0652
White Mtns(FossilCampground)InyoCAGroup campground in Inyo National ForestCambrian,LowerPoletainvertebratesCA0661https://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/37.3426,-118.1805,,AIm74?|*$CA0115,CA0600,CA0652
White-Inyo MountainsInyoCA(Alpert 1975)Cambrian,LowerCampitoichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-SkolithosCA0598http://www.ohiolink.edu/etd/send-pdf.cgi?toledo111601481637.3014,-118.1545,location:Westgard Pass.CA,AHh44|*$CA0114
White-Inyo MountainsInyoCAMiddle and Lower Harkless Formation (Alpert 1975)Cambrian,LowerHarklessichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-SkolithosCA0599Approximate location. Refer to geologic maps of the area to estimate where exposures of the various formations will be found.http://www.ohiolink.edu/etd/send-pdf.cgi?toledo111601481637.3014,-118.1545,location:Westgard Pass.CA,AIl54|*$CA0114
White-Inyo MountainsInyoCAUpper Poleta Fm (Alpert 1975)Cambrian,LowerPoletaichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-SkolithosCA0600http://www.ohiolink.edu/etd/send-pdf.cgi?toledo111601481637.3014,-118.1545,location:Westgard Pass.CA,AHh44|*$CA0661
White-Inyo MountainsInyoCAinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Fallotaspis; ichnofossils-Scolicia (Harkless fm),Rusophycus (Campito Fm),Skolithos (Poleta fm),Planolites (Harkless Fm),Arthrophycus(Campito Fm)Cambrian LowerHarkless|Campito|Poletaichnofossils-burrows_invertebrate-Arthrophycus,Planolites,Scolicia,Skolithos;ichno_misc-Rusophycus;;invertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-FallotaspisCA011437.3014,-118.1545,location:Westgard Pass.CA,AHh44|*$CA0598,CA0599
White-Inyo MountainsInyoCA{2}Cambrian LowerPoletainvertebrates-echinoderms-HelicoplacusCA011537.3014,-118.1545,location:Westgard Pass.CA,AHh44|*$CA0661
-(RedrockCyn?)KernCAEoceneRicardovertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-antilocapridae-Paracosoryx;camelidae-ProtolabisCA0140CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission35.3627,-117.9801,loc:Redrock_Cyn:CA,AHh44|*$CA0134,CA0581
Bakersfield(ChinaGradeLoop)KernCANE,on China Grade Loop as it climbs out of Kern River Canyon. On First small hill on left of road and East along Ridge to Right of road. vertebrates(teeth) weathering out of shale. (Note: Well preserved mollusks are exposed a few hundred meters East and 20 meters lower in sandstone bed)MioceneTemblorinvertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates(marine)-fish(teeth)CA012035.4611,-118.8721,,AKm73?|$*
Bakersfield(GraniteStnRd)KernCAIn road cuts in unconsolidated sand on Granite Station Road several km N of China Grade Loop JunctionMiocene LowerPyramid Hill Sandvertebrates(marine)(teeth)-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)-Myliobatis;selachii(sharks)-Isurus,(sawfish)CA011735.5731,-118.9598,,AKm73|$*
Bakersfield(GraniteStnRd)KernCAN and somewhat E on Road to Granite Station in pockets in Road CutsMioceneTemblorvertebrates(marine)(teeth)-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)-Myliobatis;selachii(sharks)-Isurus,(others)CA011835.4816,-119.0125,,AKm73|$*
Bakersfield(PosoCk)KernCAN of Poso Creek in road cut in chalky bed of poorly preserved mollusksMioceneTemblorinvertebrates(poorly preserved),vertebrates(marine)(small)(teeth)(sparse bones)CA0119This is Andrews-B Bed?35.5769,-118.9416,,AKm72?|$*CA0132
Barker's RanchKernCAs1/2s33t28sr19e (35.4461 118.8610)MioceneMonterey?invertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Agasoma[?];;;vertebrates(marine)-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea-Rhinoptera;(Paleorhinus?),selachii-HeptranchiasCA0121'Paleorhinus' is a Mesozoic phytosaur. 'Agasoma' is a gastropod35.4461,-118.8610, s1/2s33t28sr19e,AKm72?|$*
El Paso MountainsKernCAthick sequencePaleozoicprotists-forams-fusulinida-SchwagerinaCA012235.5053,-117.8611,,AHh44|$*
Emigrant PassKernCAThe reference has a detailed description of the rocks exposed in the Nopah range. However as of 2018, the only areas of the range outside the Wilderness areas are a small setback (100ft?) on both sides of the paved Old Spanish Trail and perhaps a small outlier on the S side of the same road about 10km NE of the Pass.Cambrian,Lower(and Middle?)Carrarainvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-olenellidae-Olenellus(etc)CA0656http://inyo.coffeecup.com/site/cf/carfieldtrip.html35.8835,-116.0592,,AKm73|*$CA0088,CA0094,CA0095,CA0101,CA0102,CA0597
Fort Tejon(AlizosCk)KernCAalong Alizos Creek in ne1/4s16t9nr19w in (34.8674 118.8863)Cretaceous UpperChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Meretrix,Septifer;gastropoda-Architectonica,ConusCA0124Can't find an Alizos Creek or anything similar near Fort Tejon,but many of the drainages seem to be unnamed on USGS maps34.8674,-118.8863, ne1/4s16t9nr19w,AKm73?|$*CA0123
Fort Tejon(AlizosCk)KernCAalong Alizos CreekCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Fasciolaria,Olivella,TritoniumCA0123Can't find an Alizos Creek or anything similar near Fort Tejon,but many of the drainages seem to be unnamed on USGS maps34.8728,-118.8861,,AKm73?|$*CA0124
Kern River(HartPark)KernCAlow in cliffs on S side of River opposite Hart Memorial Park E of Bakersfield| in bone bedMioceneTemblorvertebrates(abundant)(teeth)(bones)CA012535.4387,-118.9051,,AKm72|$*
Kettleman HillsKernCAIn Central part of hillsinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-LittorinaCA006336.0039,-120.0561,,AHh44|*$CA0126,CA0127,CA0128,CA0129
Kettleman HillsKernCAIn Pliocene San Joaquin FormationPlioceneSan Joaquininvertebrates-echinodermsCA012836.0039,-120.0561,,AHh44|*$CA0063,CA0126,CA0127,CA0129
Kettleman HillsKernCAIn Pliocene San Joaquin FormationPlioceneSan Joaquininvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA012936.0039,-120.0561,,AHh44|*$CA0063,CA0126,CA0127,CA0128
Kettleman HillsKernCAPlioceneSan Joaquininvertebrates-echinodermsCA012636.0039,-120.0561,,AHh44|*$CA0063,CA0127,CA0128,CA0129
Kettleman HillsKernCAPlioceneSan Joaquininvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA012736.0039,-120.0561,,AHh44|*$CA0063,CA0126,CA0128,CA0129
McKittrickKernCAtar pit deposits similar to Rancho La BreaPleistoceneinvertebrates-arthropoda-insecta;;plants,vertebrates-mammalsCA013035.3056,-119.6217,,AKm73|$*
Oil CityKernCAn1/2s10t29sr28e in shale -118.9603, 35.4264, ( 450 ft ) at a distance of 884 mMioceneMontereyvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)-Myliobatis;selachii(sharks)-SquatinaCA013135.4264,-118.9603,n1/2s10t29sr28e,AKm72|$*
Phillips RanchKernCAMiocene (Hemingford)Kinnickvertebrates-mammals-perissodactyla-equidae-Merychippus;MoropusCA0133CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission35.6327,-119.0890,,AKm73?|$*
Poso CreekKernCAMioceneRound Mountainvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-CetorhinusCA013235.5769,-118.9416,,AKm73?|$*CA0119
Red Rock CanyonKernCAMammal Reference LocationMioceneRicardovertebrates-mammalsCA058135.3627,-117.9801,loc:Redrock_Cyn:CA,AHh44|*$CA0134,CA0140
RicardoKernCAMioceneDove Springplants(petrified wood fragments),vertebrates-mammalsCA013435.3627,-117.9801,loc:Redrock_Cyn:CA,AHh44|*$CA0140,CA0581
San Emigdio CanyonKernCAon E side in lower bluffs in nw1/4s16t10nr21E (This PLSS location seems to be wrong. The township is wrong and probably should be S. Range should be further West). Lat Long used is location near mouth of San Emigdio Canyon about 13km SSW of LakeviewOligoceneSan Emigdioinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-SiphonaliaCA013534.9853,-119.1847,,AKm73?|$*
Sharktooth HillKernCAIn S25t28sr28e in beds (35.4629 118.9134)MioceneTemblorvertebrates-aves(birds)-Morus[?](gannets),Presbychen,Puffinis;mammals-carnivora-pinnipedia-AllodesmusCA0136original says 'Moris'35.4629,-118.9134,S25t28sr28e,AKm73?|$*
TehachapiKernCATehachapi Fauna 35-14N 118-14WMiocene Middleplants(70 species)CA013735.2333,-118.2333,,AHh44|$*
Tejon HillsKernCAat S end of San Joaquin Valleyvertebrates-mammals-perissodactyla-equidae-ProtohippusCA013835.0919,-118.7861,,AKm73|$*
Tejon Hills(NWside)KernCAon W side of Comanche Creek in nw1/4s13t32sr29w (Range is E not W. 35.1476 118.8185. Appears to be on NW side of Tejon Hills on the playa.)Miocene UpperSanta Margaritainvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA013935.1476,-118.8185,nw1/4s13t32sr29w,AKm73?|$*
Wagonwheel Mountain(Wslope)KernCAS36T25SR18E on west slope of mountain (Wagon Wheel Mountain; California: Kern Co. -119.9865, 35.7106, ( 675 ft ) at a distance of 257 m -- This is in Kern County, not Fresno County)|fossils in several bedsMioceneTemblorinvertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates(bones)CA006935.7106,-119.9865,S36T25SR18E,AKm73|$*
Avenal(8ESE-ArroyoBifida)KingsCA8 km E and 2 km S in Arroyo Bifido area SE of s35t21sr17e (36.0577N,-120.1043W Kettleman Hills Arroyo Bifida 1.5km SW of I5)PlioceneSan Joaquininvertebrates-bryozoa,mollusksCA014136.0577,-120.1043,,AKm73|$*
Avenal(8ESE-LaCeja)KingsCA8 km E and 2 km S in La Ceja area SW of s35t21sr17e (35.9374 120.1480 E side of Reef Ridge 1km W of Tar Creek)PlioceneSan Joaquininvertebrates-mollusks;microfossilsCA014235.9374,-120.1480,s35t21sr17e,AKm73|$*
Avenal(BigTarCyn)KingsCAIn Big Tar Canyon in S7T23SR17E (35.9423N,-120.1581W E side of Reef Ridge just S of Tar Creek)PlioceneEtchegoininvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-cirripedia(barnacles)-Balanus;;;bryozoa,echinoderms(sand_dollars)(abundant)CA014335.9423,-120.1581,S7T23SR17E,AKm73|*$CA0144,CA0145
Avenal(BigTarCyn)KingsCAOn first high hill in Big Tar Canyon in S8T23SR17EPlioceneEtchegoininvertebrates-mollusksCA014435.9423,-120.1581,S8T23SR17E,AKm73|*$CA0143,CA0145
Avenal(BigTarCyn)KingsCAOn first high hill on left in Big Tar Canyon in S8T23SR17E (35.9423N,-120.1581W E side of Reef Ridge just S of Tar Creek)PlioceneEtchegoininvertebrates-mollusksCA014535.9423,-120.1581,S8T23SR17E,AKm73|*$CA0143,CA0144
Avenal(DoubleHill)KingsCAat Double Hill in NE1/4s2t22sr17E in hill top exposure (36.0467 120.0969 In Kettleman Hills near Double Hill)PlioceneEtchegoininvertebrates-echinoderms,mollusksCA014636.0467,-120.0969,NE1/4s2t22sr17,AKm73|$*
Coalinga(KettlemanHills)Kings?CAIn Kettleman Hills 12.8 km SE of NW end of hillsPlioceneEtchegoininvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-SismondiaCA005336.0247,-120.0778,,AKm73|$*
Kettleman HillsKingsCAPliocene MiddleSan Joaquininvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks-bivalviaCA014736.0039,-120.0561,,AKm73|$*CA0148
Kettleman Hills(NavyPipeline)KingsCA'Navy Pipeline Locality'. In extensive exposures of 3-6m thick fossil bed Permission required from Chevron Oil Company in Bakersfield| abundant, well preserved mollusksPlioceneTulare|San Joaquin|Etchegoininvertebrates(abundant)-echinoderms(sand_dollars)-echinoidea-Dendraster;;mollusks;vertebrates-fish(tumors),mammals-rodentia-castoridae(beavers)CA0148http://members.aol.com/Waucoba5/kh/kettlefieldtrip.html36.0039,-120.0561,,AKm73|$*CA0147
Kettleman HillsKings|KernCAinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-DendrasterCA014936.0039,-120.0561,,AKm73?|$*
Grizzly Canyon RdLakeCANear divide between Burns Valley and Cache Creek N forkPlioceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Anodonta;gastropoda-ValvataCA015039.0096,-122.4316,,AKm73?|$*
Herndon CreekLakeCAinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA015138.9233,-122.5914,,AKm73?|$*
Lower LakeLakeCAEoceneMartinez (California)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-ModiolusCA015238.9104,-122.6090,,AKm73?|$*CA0153
Lower Lake(SE1)LakeCA400 meters Ene1/4s11t12Nr7w (38.9067 122.6008 about 800m SE of town of Lower Lake)EoceneMartinez (California)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Macrocallista,Meretrix,Ostrea,Paphia,Phacoides,Tellina,Yoldia;gastropoda-FususCA015338.9067,-122.6008,Ene1/4s11t12Nr7w,AKm72|$*CA0152
Putah CreekLakeCAtype localityJurassicKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Arca,AucellaCA015438.5181,-122.0554,,AIl74|$*
SusanvilleLassenCA40-30n 120-40WEocene Middleplants(22 species)CA015640.4175,-120.6542,,AHh44|$*
Susanville(SW12)LassenCA12 km SW on slope above Gold Creek in Eocene gold bearing gravelsEoceneplants-angiosperms-Oreodaphne(Sassafras)CA015540.3422,-120.7147,,AHh44|$*
Benedict CanyonLos AngelesCAS27,S34T1NR10W (PLSS location seems to have incorrect Range R15W would be more likely Lat-long taken as 34.1294 118.4405 on sec34-27 T1NR15W)MioceneModeloprotists-forams;vertebrates-fish(scales)CA015734.1294,-118.4405,S27;S34T1NR10W,AKm73?|*$CA0197,CA0640
Calabasas(S5-TopangaCynRd)Los AngelesCA5 km S along Topanga-Dry Canyon RdMioceneVaqueros?CA015834.1236,-118.6312,,AKm73?|$*CA0159
Calabasas(TopangaCynRd)Los AngelesCAOld Topanga Canyon Rd. From Summit down hill in many exposures [This exposure is probably Topanga Formation,not Vaqueros]MioceneVaqueros??CA015934.1302,-118.6357,,AGl63?|$*CA0158
Catalina Is(Mt Orizaba)Los AngelesCAIn limestone similar to Fossil Peak?Mioceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA0645https://www.scubaboard.com/community/threads/dive-dry-with-dr-bill-673-you-old-fossil-you.522017/33.377,-118.4181,,AKm73|$*CA0644
Catalina Island(Fossil Peak)Los AngelesCALarge Pecten in Limestone at about 457m ASL. Unable to pin down location -- Used Mt OrizabaMioceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA0644http://www.naturespeace.org/blanchetraskfossilpeak.htm33.377,-118.4181,,AKm73?|$*CA0645
El Sereno(Area)Los AngelesCAarea exposures|Invertebrates in diatomite and mudstoneMiocenePuenteinvertebrates,plants-angiosperms-Magnoliaceae,Quercus(Oak),Salix(Willow);;vertebrates-fish(scales)CA016034.0794,-118.1781,,AGl63?|$*
Elsmere CanyonLos AngelesCAPlioceneinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-Astrodapsis;;mollusks-bivalvia-Chione;gastropoda-Cancellaria,TurrisCA016134.36,-118.4987,,AHl73|*$CA0172
Exposition ParkLos AngelesCALA County Museum,Good displays of Rancho La Brea fossilsPleistocene?CA016234.0150,-118.2856,,AIm63?|$*
Fossil CanyonLos AngelesCAThe latlon are on the flat a km or two South of the mouth of Lytle Creek Canyon. Not clear what fossils if any to be found there-CA0654https://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/34.1522,-117.4243,,AKm74?|$*
Fossil Ridge ParkLos AngelesCAOwned by Santa Monica Mtns conservancy. N of junction of N Beverly Glen Blvd and Mullholland Drive. Accessible via Westpark Rd easement during certain hours. Presumably no collectinginvertebrates,vertebratesCA064034.1325,-118.4423,,AJm73|$*CA0157
Glendora(area)Los AngelesCALat Lon used is downtown Glendora. Presumably site(s) is/are in the hills to North.MioceneTopangainvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-malacostraca-StomatopodaCA058734.136,-117.864,,AJl63?|$*
Hancock ParkLos AngelesCAat corner of La Brea Blvd and Wilshire Blvd - La Brea Tar Pits. Pleistocene mammals. Displayed in Museum. No collectingPleistocenevertebrates-aves(birds)-Teratornis;mammals-artiodactyla-antilocapridae-Breameryx;camelidae-Camelops;,;carnivora-canidae-Canis;felidae-Felis(cats);saber_tooth_cats-Smilodon;usuridae-Tremarctotherium;,;eutheria-xenarthra-Nothrotherium;;perissodactyla-equidae-Equus;;pilosa-Megalonyx;proboscidea-Mammut,Mammuthus;(others)CA016434.0642,-118.3561,,AJl73?|*$CA0165,CA0185
La Brea Tar PitsLos AngelesCATar bedsPleistoceneinvertebrates-arthropoda-insecta-coleopteraCA016534.0642,-118.3561,,AJl73?|*$CA0164,CA0185
Lomita(LomitaQry)Los AngelesCALomita quarry near intersection of Hawthorne Blvd and Wilmington Ave(Lomita Blvd?)Pleistoceneprotists-forams-CassidulinaCA016633.8160,-118.3514,,ALm83?|$*
Long Beach(SignalHill)Los AngelesCAat Signal HillPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA016733.7994,-118.1637,,AJm73?|$*
Los Angeles(3rd St Tunnel)Los AngelesCA3rd Street TunnelPliocenevertebrates-aves-MancallaCA016834.0544,-118.2534,,AKn83?|$*
Los Angeles(4th+Bdwy)Los AngelesCACorner of 4th and Broadwayinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Astrangia;;;mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-Pecten;;gastropoda-Borsonia,Cancellaria,Siphonalia,Turris,(whelks)CA016934.0495,-118.2495,,ALn83?|$*
Los Angeles(ArtMuseum)Los AngelesCAIn excavation for underground parking garage under at LA County Museum of Art -- very large variety of fossils in 16 separate depositsPleistoceneinvertebrates-arthropoda,mollusks-bivalvia;;plants(leaves),vertebrates-aves(birds)(bones),mammalsCA0627http://www.hindu.com/seta/2009/01/08/stories/2009010850101400.htm34.0639,-118.3592,,ALn82?|$*
Malibu CanyonLos AngelesCAnw1/4 s19tt1sr17W (34.0717 118.7060 in canyon of Malibu Creek 1.5km SW of Monte Nido Fire Station)MioceneVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Purpura,TegulaCA017034.0717,-118.7060, nw1/4 s19tt1sr17W,ALn73|$*
Malibu(CharmleePark)Los AngelesCAExposures along hiking trails at Charmlee Park near Pt DumeMioceneTopanga|Vaquerosinvertebrates-mollusksCA0602http://www.csulb.edu/depts/geography/gdep/posters03/charmleegeology/34.0565,-118.8862,,AKm73|$*
Mint CanyonLos AngelesCAse1/4s30t5nr14w (34.4861 118.3840 at S end of ridge between Mint Canyon and canyon to East.)TertiaryMint Canyonvertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-camelidae-MiolabisCA017134.4861,-118.3840, se1/4s30t5nr14w,AKn82|$*CA0172
Newhall Ranch(Area)Los AngelesCAarea exposuresMioceneModeloinvertebrates-mollusks;plants,vertebrates-aves(birds)(bones),fishCA017334.4383,-118.6047,,AKm73|$*
Newhall Ranch(Area)Los AngelesCAarea exposuresMiocene-PlioceneTowsleyinvertebrates,vertebratesCA017434.4383,-118.6047,,ALm73|$*
Newhall(ElsmereCyn?)Los AngelesCAElsmere Canyon (34.4861 118.3840 at S end of ridge between Mint Canyon and canyon to East.)Pliocene?CA0172Not clear if this is Mint Cyn with wrong name or Elsmere Cyn with wrong PLSS34.4861,-118.3840,se1/4s30t5nr14w,AJm82|*$CA0161,CA0171
Pacific Palisades(TemescalCyn)Los AngelesCAIn Temescal (Long Wharf)CanyonPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-polyplacophora-Ischnochiton,LeptochitonCA017534.0410,-118.5326,,AKm73?|$*CA0176
Pacific Palisades(TemescalCyn)Los AngelesCAin Temescal CanyonPliocene?CA017634.0410,-118.5326,,ALm73?|$*CA0175
Palos Verdes(Area)Los AngelesCAarea exposuresvertebrates(marine)CA017733.77,-118.36,,ALl54?|$*
Palos Verdes(GeorgeFCyn)Los AngelesCAIn George F Canyon in Sandstone lensMioceneMontereyinvertebrates-mollusks(55 species)CA017833.768,-118.335,,ALm73?|$*
Pierce CollegeLos AngelesCAvertebrates(marine)-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)CA018034.185,-118.574,,ALm63?|$*
Playa del ReyLos AngelesCANo modern references to this site. Presumably lost to development in the 1960s or soPleistocenevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)CA018233.961,-118.445,,ALn73?|$*CA0181
Playa del ReyLos AngelesCAvertebratesCA018133.961,-118.445,,ALn73?|$*CA0182
Point FerminLos AngelesCAIn shale exposures above beachplants(petrified wood),vertebrates-mammals-cetacea-(whales)(bones)CA018433.7050,-118.2931,,ALn73?|$*CA0183
Point FerminLos AngelesCAinvertebrates-mollusks-polyplacophora-CallistochitonCA018333.7050,-118.2931,,ALn73?|$*CA0184
Rancho La BreaLos AngelesCAWilshire Blvd,In Pleistocene tar pitsPleistocenevertebrates-aves(birds)-Teratornis;mammals(diverse)-carnivora-canidae-Canis;saber_tooth_cats-SmilodonCA018534.0642,-118.3561,,ALn83?|*$CA0164,CA0165
San Fernando TunnelLos AngelesCAW side. Assumed to be the SP railroad Newhall Tunnel purportedly in Newhall Passinvertebrates(marine)CA0606An American Geological Railway Guide P32134.3464,-118.5103,,AJm83?|$*
San PedroLos AngelesCACrayfish Georges's in road cut at intersection of 22nd St and Marina Drive|very diverse mollusks in 30cm bedPleistoceneSan Pedroinvertebrates-mollusks(diverse)CA018733.7244,-118.2845,,ALn82?|$*
San PedroLos AngelesCAIn lower part of city in Pleistocene exposures in road cutsPleistoceneinvertebrates-echinoderms(sand_dollars),mollusks-bivalvia-(clams),(mussels),Ostrea,(scallops)CA018933.7328,-118.2933,,ALm73?|$*
San PedroLos AngelesCAvertebratesCA018633.733,-118.293,,AKl43?|$*
San Pedro(22st+Signal)Los AngelesCAat Berth 73 near the intersection of 22nd St and Signal St in San Pedro Fm (Timms Point Silt Member)PleistoceneTimms Point-CA019033.7271,-118.2749,,ALm82?|$*
San Pedro(2ndSt)Los AngelesCAdowntown on 2nd StreetPleistoceneTimms Pointinvertebrates-mollusks(68 species);vertebrates-fishCA019133.7424,-118.2924,,ALm73?|$*
San Pedro(Area)Los AngelesCAin area marine outcropsPleistocene?CA019333.733,-118.293,,AKl63?|$*
San Pedro(BayEnd?)Los AngelesCAnear Bay end (What's 'Bay end'?)invertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-CerithiopsisCA019433.7328,-118.2933,,AKl53?|$*
San Pedro(GibsonBlvd)Los AngelesCAIn bank below Harbor freeway near Gibson BlvdPleistoceneSan Pedro sand |Palos Verdes sandinvertebrates-mollusks(abundant)CA018833.7647,-118.2826,,AMn82?|$*
San Pedro(Spanish Bight?)Los AngelesCA14.4 km NE of intersection of Gaffey and Channel. Seems improbable. 1.44km usedPleistocene UpperPalos Verdes Sandinvertebrates(marine) (150 taxa)CA0206Surely Spanish Bight was in San Diego Bay and was filled in 194133.7389,-118.2789,,ALl64?|$*
San Pedro(Timms Pt)Los AngelesCALong since built over, dredged, bulldozed, etc ... Location was near the modern corner of 14th Street and South Harbor Blvd in San PedroPleistoceneTimms Pointprotists-forams-CassidulinaCA0207http://bigorangelandmarks.blogspot.com/2008/08/no-171-site-of-timms-landing.html33.7296,-118.2751,,AJm83?|$*CA0192
San Pedro(Timms Pt)Los AngelesCAin E San Pedro at Timms PointPleistoceneTimms Pointinvertebrates-mollusksCA019233.7296,-118.2751,,AJm83?|$*CA0207
Santa MonicaLos AngelesCAvertebratesCA019534.021,-118.488,,AKl54?|$*
Santa Monica MtnsLos AngelesCASepulveda Canyon N of Mullholland DriveMioceneModelovertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-LampanyctusCA020434.1300,-118.4749,,AMn83?|*$CA0202,CA0203
Santa Monica MtnsLos AngelesCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA019634.095,-118.5428,,AIL54?|$*
Santa Monica Mtns(DixieCynRd)Los AngelesCAAlong Dixie Canyon Avenue S34T1NR15W??,CA in very extensive exposures (34.1278N,-118.4386W On crest of mountains about 1km E of Stone Canyon Reservoir)MioceneModeloplants-algae-diatomsCA019734.1278,-118.4386,S34T1NR15W??CA,AMn82|$*CA0157
Santa Monica Mtns(MullhollandDr)Los AngelesCAAlong Mullholland Drive near Las Virgines Drive in shales and sandstonesMioceneTopangainvertebrates-mollusksCA019834.1041,-118.7111,,ALm73?|$*
Santa Monica Mtns(MullhollandDr+I405)Los AngelesCAIn roadcut on Mulholland Drive just E of I405MioceneMontereyvertebrates-fishCA059034.1299,-118.4689,,AMn82?|*$CA0591
Santa Monica Mtns(MullhollandDr+i405)Los AngelesCAIn roadcuts on Mulholland Drive E of I405MioceneTopangainvertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates(marine)(bones)CA059134.1299,-118.4689,,AMn82?|$*CA0590
Santa Monica Mtns(MullhollandDr-I405E)Los AngelesCAOn Mullholland Drive E of San Diego Freeway near Fire StationMiocenevertebrates-fishCA020234.1271,-118.4061,,AMn83?|*$CA0203,CA0204
Santa Monica Mtns(N Side)Los AngelesCAOn North slopes in shales|well preserved fishMioceneModelovertebrates-fish(occasional)(small)CA020334.1299,-118.4722,,ANo73?|*$CA0202,CA0204
Santa Monica Mtns(TapiaPrk)Los AngelesCAAlong trail W of Tapia Park-moldsMioceneTopangainvertebrates-mollusks(molds)CA058934.0857,-118.7066,,ALm73?|$*
Soledad PassLos AngelesCAne1/4s31t5nr12w (34.4768 118.1712 N side of Soledad Canyon Road about 2km E of Acton)vertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-Etringus,Rogenio[?]CA0205No citations for 'Rogenio (bowersi)' 05052234.4768,-118.1712,ne1/4s31t5nr12w,AKl53?|$*
South PasadenaLos AngelesCAIn South PasadenaMioceneTopangainvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-malacostraca-StomatopodaCA058834.117,-118.151,,AMn63?|$*
Topanga Canyon RdLos AngelesCAin roadcuts on Old Topanga Canyon road E of Mulholland driveMioceneTopangainvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia,gastropodaCA020834.0938,-118.6102,,AMm83?|$*
Topanga Canyon Village(SaddlePk)Los AngelesCAW on Saddle Peak many fossiliferous exposuresMioceneTopanga?CA020934.0751,-118.6282,,AOl72|$*
West Covina(SanJoseHills)Los AngelesCASan Jose HillsMioceneModelovertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-Bathylagus,Ganolytes?,Lampanyctus?,Plectrites?CA0210http://Westcovinafossils.org34.0322,-117.8970,,AKk54?|*$
White's PointLos AngelesCAPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-CerithiopsisCA021133.7146,-118.3168,,AKm72|$*
Woodland HillsLos AngelesCAarea road cutsCretaceous?CA021234.165,-118.610,,ALm63?|$*
BolinasMarinCAIn Sea Cliff on beachPlioceneinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-NassaCA021337.9094,-122.6853,,ALm73?|$*
Bolinas BayMarinCAse1/4s24t1nr8w (37.9109 122.6844 somewhere near the entrance to Bolinas Lagoon)MioceneMonterey Shalevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-CarcharodonCA021437.9109,-122.6844,se1/4s24t1nr8w,ALm73|$*
Marin HeadlandsMarinCANear Golden Gate Bridge termination -- generally unfossiliferous - but ammonoidea in at least two localitiesMesozoicFranciscaninvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA021537.8266,-122.4814,,ALm73|$*
Millerton PtMarinCAAlong NE shore of Tomales Bay between Millerton Pt and Tom's Pt in sea cliffsPleistoceneMillertoninvertebrates-mollusks(47 species)CA021638.1150,-122.8500,,AKk64|$*
-(Area)Marin|SonomaCAbetween Santa Rosa Valley and Pacific CoastPliocene UpperMercedinvertebrates-mollusksCA021738.3869,-122.8958,,AJj24|$*
Merced River(BentonMill)MariposaCALeft Bank 400 meters below Old Benton Mill Site sw1/2s6t4sr17e - Gold Bearing Jurassic slates (37.6125 120.1454 Near River about 2km NE of Williams Peak.)Jurassicinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Amusium,Aucella,Pholadomya;cephalopoda-belemnoideaCA021837.6125,-120.1454, sw1/2s6t4sr17e,AMl73|$*
-MendocinoCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA022139.4107,-123.3435,location:Willits.CA,AGg15|$*
Fossil CreekMendocinoCA-CA0649https://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/39.5711,-123.0149,,AKm73|$*
Gualala[?]MendocinoCAsw1/4s27t11nr15w (38.7709 123.5280 a few hundred meters N and E of Gualala)CretaceousGualala[?]invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Coralliochama;gastropoda-SolariumCA0220Original says Wallala|Guala assumed to be 'Valhalla/Gualala' a stream in that area38.7709,-123.5280,sw1/4s27t11nr15w,AMm73?|$*
Round ValleyMendocinoCAs6t21nr12w (39.7064 123.2414 N of Middle Fork of Eel River several km S of Round Valley)EoceneCapayinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA021939.7064,-123.2414,s6t21nr12w,ALm73|$*
Schooner GulchMendocinoCAPoorly preserved fossils In sea cliffs 1km S of mouthinvertebrates-mollusksCA0650https://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/38.86,-123.6544,,AKm73|$*
Gustine(W)MercedCAalong hills on W side of San Joaquin Valley in gulliesCretaceousMorenoinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia,gastropoda;;vertebrates-reptilia-dinosauria-Prosaurolophus;plesiosauria-elasmosauridae-Elasmosaurus;;pterosauria-Pteranodon;squamata-mosasauridae-PlotosaurusCA022236.3461,-120.7553,,AJm73?|$*
Pacheco Pass(Area)MercedCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA022437.0653,-121.2248,,AKl74|$*CA0223
Pacheco Pass(ESE3)MercedCAAt E end in se1/4s21t10sr7e (37.0420 121.1994 2.5km ESE of Pacheco Pass near Mammoth Lake)CretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia,gastropoda-LunatiaCA022337.0420,-121.1994, se1/4s21t10sr7e,ALm82|$*CA0224
AlturasModocCAAlturas Fauna 41-30n 120-35WMiocene Upperplants(7 species)CA022541.4872,-120.5414,,AIk44?|$*
CanbyModocCAUpper Cedarville-Pit River Fauna 41-22n 121-4WMiocene Upperplants(21 species)CA022641.4439,-120.8692,,AKl63?|$*
BridgeportMonoCAAt RR Tunnel--This was possibly on the long defunct Carson and Colorado RR that at one time ran from Carson City, NV largely near the modern US395 to Keeler on the East side of Owens Lake.Cretaceousinvertebrates-mollusksCA0612An American Geological Railway Guide P32538.255,-119.229,,Akl54?|$*
-MontereyCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA023336.333,-121.245,,AIi45?|$*
Monterey BranchMonterey?CAIn tertiary beds over graniteTertiaryinvertebrates-mollusks?(shells)CA0619The Monterey Branch was the original 19th century SP rail right of way into MontereyAn American Geological Railway Guide P32736.6037,-121.8941,,AMm64|$*
Monterey(JacksPk)MontereyCA300 meters from trail at Jack's Peakinvertebrates-mollusks(shells);plants(leaves)CA022736.5621,-121.8768,,Akn83|*$CA0228,CA0229
Monterey(JacksPk)MontereyCAE,At Jacks Peak in Jacks Peak Park on Jacks Peak Rd off CA68. Take Skyline Trail 500m to Coffeyberry Trail. Best exposures on Coffeyberry Trail. No CollectingMioceneAguajitoinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-decapoda-brachyura-Pinnixa;;;;;plants(leaves),vertebrates-fish(uncommon)CA0228http://www.gtlsys.com/Leaves/Leaves.html36.5621,-121.8768,,Akn83|*$CA0227,CA0229
Monterey(JacksPk)MontereyCAIn shales down trail from West parking lot at Jack's Peakinvertebrates-mollusks(shells);plants(leaves)CA022936.5621,-121.8768,,Akn83|*$CA0227,CA0228
Stone Canyon Coal Mine(NW8)MontereyCA8 km NW in nw1/4s6t22sr13e (36.0476 120,6184 in Slack Canyon 1.6km SW of Squaw Peak)MioceneVaquerosinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-Scutella?CA023036.0476,-120.6184, nw1/4s6t22sr13e,AIn83|$*
Vaqueros CanyonMontereyCAAlong Ridge between Vaqueros and Reliz Canyons in nw1/4s26t20sr6e (36.1659 121.2922 on E side of Canyon of Renz Creek Vaqueros Creek is parallel to Renz Creek about 2 km to the West)Miocene LowerVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Mytilus;gastropoda-SolenosteiraCA023136.1659,-121.2922, nw1/4s26t20sr6e,AJm73|$*
Vaqueros Canyon?MontereyCAN end of road along W side of divide. Description doesn't seem right. Lat Lon used is at slightly W of N end of Vaqueros Creekvertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-AntigoniaCA0232Antigonia is Antigona in the original36.262,-121.339,,AJm74?|$*
KnoxvilleNapaCAOn road from Reed to Royal Quicksilver mine in n1/2s34t11nr5w (38.7633 122.3992 1.5km N of Devils Head Peak and 1.5km NE of Big Basin)CretaceousKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda(aptychus)CA0234It's not clear what Aptychus are. Best guess is either jaw pieces or opercula of some fossil cephalopoda.38.7633,-122.3992, n1/2s34t11nr5w,AJn72|$*
Rag CanyonNapaCAThere apparently is a Rag Canyon in the Napa Valley area, but the name seems not to have been used much since the 19th Century and does not seem to appear on modern mapsCretaceous UpperChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-ArcaCA023538.3653,-122.1292,location:Lake Curry.CA,AGi45?|$*
Buckeye Flat DiggingsNevadaCAAuriferous gravels--Closed to collectingEocene Middleplants(petrified wood)CA0236http://inyo.coffeecup.com/site/sf/fieldtrip5.html38.9238,-120.7980,,ALn73|$*
Nevada CityNevadaCARemington Hill Fauna 39-17n 120-45WMiocene Upperplants(32 species)CA023739.246,-120.963,,AKm73?|$*
Scotts Flat ReservoirNevadaCAIn a layer of chocolate clay shales at the top of the mother load beds of auriferous gravels at Sailor Flat. The fossils are of real scientific interest and should not be casually collected. Several sites on private land and in Tahoe Natl Forest|Chalk Bluff flora. unmineralized leaves - Many Species-Cinnamon,Laurel,Sycamore,(petrified wood)EoceneChalk Bluff (California)plants(diverse)(leaves)-angiosperms-Cinnamomum,laurel,(petrified wood),Platanus(Sycamore)CA023839.2737,-120.9314,,AKn73|$*
-(Area)OrangeCANumerous (at least 19) localitiesMioceneCapistranovertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-(teeth)(abundant)CA026033.525,-117.722,,AJj44?|*$CA0241,CA0242,CA0245,CA0261,CA0638
-(West part)OrangeCAexposed discontinuously along coast from Newport to San Clemente as far inland as El ToroPlioceneCapistranoinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-ostracoda;;brachiopoda,echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks;protists-foramsCA026133.525,-117.722,,AJj44?|$*CA0260
Abalone Point(N4)OrangeCA4 km N 21deg E in n1/2s14t7sr9w (PLSS Location is about 2km NE of Abalone Point in Emerald Canyon 33.5690 117.7880)MioceneVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-ModiolusCA023933.5690,-117.7880, n1/2s14t7sr9w,AMm72|$*
CarbondaleOrangeCAAt the now defunct town of Carbondale at the Mouth of Silverado Canyon in coal beds{9}. Not to be confused with Carbondale in Amador County.PaleoceneSilverado (California)plantsCA024033.7533,-117.6764,,AMm73|$*
Eastern Toll RdOrangeCAin road cuts along the Eastern toll Road fossils from various formationsTertiary-CA026333.5992,-117.7721,,AKk44|*$CA0262
Eastern Toll RdOrangeCAin road cuts along the Eastern toll Road from various formationsCretaceous-CA026233.5992,-117.7721,,AKk44|$*CA0263
El ToroOrangeCAMiocene-PlioceneCapistranoinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-ostracoda;;echinoderms,mollusks;protists-foramsCA024133.6103,-117.7303,,AMm73?|$*CA0260
El Toro(LeisureWorld)OrangeCAIn Miocene vertebrates(marine) at Leisure World development. Now built oververtebrates(marine)CA024233.6103,-117.7303,,AMm73?|$*CA0260
Ladd CanyonOrangeCAin gray LimestoneCarboniferous?invertebrates-cnidaria-corals;echinoderms,mollusks-bivalvia,gastropodaCA024433.7650,-117.6053,,ALm73?|$*
Ladd Canyon(EFork)OrangeCAin Limestone on East ForkJurassicBedford Canyoninvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea(sparse)CA024333.7650,-117.6053,,ALm73?|$*
Laguna HillsOrangeCAVia Lomas between Moulton Parkway and Alicia Parkway in white limestone outcrop. Orange County historic siteMioceneinvertebrates-mollusks;vertebrates(marine)CA0638http://www.ci.laguna-hills.ca.us/about/fossil_reef_park.asp33.5901,-117.7061,,AMn74|$*CA0260
Lake ForestOrangeCAIn dry wash in reefMioceneTopangainvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA024533.6484,-117.6907,,AMn74|$*CA0260
Mission ViejoOrangeCAPlioceneNiguelinvertebrates-mollusks(shells)(abundant)CA024733.597,-117.672,,ALm73?|$*
NewportOrangeCAshell beds in ravinesPleistocene?CA024933.6224,-117.9232,,ANn83?|$*CA0251
NewportOrangeCAMiocene-PlioceneCapistranoinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-ostracoda;;echinoderms,mollusks;protists-foramsCA024833.6224,-117.9232,,ANn83?|$*CA0250
Newport BayOrangeCAProbable Newport FormationPlioceneNewport (California)?vertebratesCA025033.6224,-117.9232,,AMm73?|$*CA0248
Newport BeachOrangeCAIn cliffs along CA1PleistocenePalos Verdes Sand-CA025133.6224,-117.9232,,ANn83?|$*CA0249
Newport BeachOrangeCAon private land not currently accessiblePlioceneNewport (California)invertebrates-mollusks(shells);vertebrates-aves(birds)CA025233.604,-117.905,,ALl64?|$*
Plano TrabucoOrangeCAW end e1/2s28t6sr7w (33.6217 117.6107 in Plano Trabuco Canyon 3km NE of Mission Viejo)Miocene LowerVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA025333.6217,-117.6107, W1/2w1/2e1/2s28t6sr7w,ALl63|$*
San Clemente(N)OrangeCAN along coastMiocene-PlioceneCapistranoinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-ostracoda;;echinoderms,mollusks;protists-foramsCA025433.430,-117.630,,AKk63?|$*
San Joaquin Hills(W side)OrangeCAIn exposures on West side of hillsMioceneTopangavertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals-cetacea(whales)(bones)(partial skeletons),(others)CA059233.6117,-117.8358,,AMm73?|$*
Santa Ana MountainsOrangeCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA025633.750,-117.542,,AJj24|$*CA0623
Santa Ana Mtns(SantiagoPk-N)OrangeCA8km N of Fall Brook RR StationCretaceous-CA0623An American Geological Railway Guide P32733.750,-117.542,,AJl64|*$CA0256
Santiago Canyon(Silverado)OrangeCAsw1/4s8t5sr7w (PLSS loc is in Silverado Canyon just outside the community of Silverado. Santiago Canyon is several kilometers to the South)(33.7499 117.6375 a few hundred meters NW of Silverado)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Pectunculus,PholadomyaCA025733.7499,-117.6375, sw1/4s8t5sr7w,AKn82?|*$CA0258,CA0259
Silverado CanyonOrangeCAleft side in basal conglomerate 300m above Sea Level sw1/4s8t5sr7w (33.7499 117.6375 a few hundred meters NW of Silverado)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-TrigonarcaCA025833.7499,-117.6375,sw1/4s8t5sr7w,AKn83|*$CA0257,CA0259
Silverado CanyonOrangeCAns1/4s17t5sr7w (ns1/4 is hopeless. Used N1/2 coordinates 33.7410 117.6338 about 1km S of Silverado)invertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-SchloenbachiaCA025933.7410,-117.6338, ns1/4s17t5sr7w,AKn83?|*$CA0257,CA0258
ColfaxPlacerCAAt Chalk Bluffs 39-15n 120-52WEocene Lowerplants(71 species)CA026439.101,-120.952,,AIl63?|$*
-PlumasCAMohawk Fauna 39-46n 120-38WMiocene Middleplants(13 species)CA027639.7674,-120.6340,,AGk54|$*
LaPortePlumasCA39-42n 120WOligocene Lowerplants(41 species)CA026539.6993,-120.0002,,AIl54|$*
Mount Jura(Area)PlumasCAmany area exposures?CA027240.0695,-120.7973,,AJm53|*$CA0266,CA0267,CA0268,CA0269,CA0270,CA0271,CA0274,CA0275
Mount Jura(HinchmanRavine)PlumasCAIn Hinchman Ravine N toward Mt Jurainvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Trigonia;cephalopoda-ammonoidea-SonniniaCA0266'Papilliceras'='Sonninia'40.0549,-120.7831,,AJm83|*$CA0272
Mount Jura(IndianCk)PlumasCASW of Mt Jura on slopes of Indian Creekinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-PinnaCA027040.0615,-120.8251,,AJm83|*$CA0269,CA0272
Mount Jura(N slope)PlumasCAN Slopeinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-LimaCA026740.0817,-120.7885,,AJm73|*$CA0272
Mount Jura(NW)PlumasCANW of Mount Jura near Deadfall Lane. Deadfall lane is apparently near the junction of North Valley Rd and Diamond Mountain Roadinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-GervilliaCA026840.1011,-120.8397,,AJm73|*$CA0272
Mount Jura(SW slope)PlumasCASW Slopeinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-GryphaeaCA0269'Originally Glyphaea-a rare Jurassic Shrimp. Gryphaea is known to be present at Mt Jura so assummed a misspelling40.0624,-120.8164,,AJm73|*$CA0270,CA0271,CA0272
Mount Jura(SW1)PlumasCASW slope in ravine in SW1/4s36t26nr10e (40.0668 120.8159 about 1km SW of peak of Mount Jura)JurassicMormoninvertebrates-brachiopoda-Ornithella;mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-PapillicerasCA027140.0668,-120.8159, SW1/4s36t26nr10e,AJm82|*$CA0269,CA0272
Taylorsville(MtJura)PlumasCAon Mt Jura above County ParkJurassicHardgrave[?] Sandstoneinvertebrates-mollusks;plants(leaves)CA0275There is a county park on the lower slope of Mt Jura about 500m East of Taylorsville. Haven't found a description of the rock sequence there40.0746,-120.8294,,ALn83?|$*CA0272
Taylorsville(NE5-FormanRavine)PlumasCA5 km NE in S fork of Foreman's Ravine ne1/4s30t26nr11e (40.0870 120.7850 On South Fork of Forman Ravine roughly 5km NE of Taylorsville)JurassicForemaninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-TrigoniaCA027440.0870,-120.7850, ne1/4s30t26nr11e,AJm82|$*CA0272
Taylorsville(SSE4)PlumasCA4 km SSE along banks of Montgomery Creek Sw1/4s11t26nr10e (40.1241 120.8302 on Keddie Ridge about 5km N of Taylorsville) in lenses of cherty limestone exposed sporadicallyOrdovician-SilurianMontgomery (California) Limestoneinvertebrates-brachiopoda-Orthis;cnidaria-corals-rugosa-Zaphrentis;tabulata-Halysites,Heliolites,Syringopora;;;mollusks-cephalopoda-nautilidae-Ormoceras;;;porifera(sponges)-(sponges?),stromatoporoidea-StromatoporaCA0273Heliolites was Heliotispubs.usgs.gov/bul/0353/report.pdf40.1241,-120.8302, Sw1/4s11t26nr10e,AKm62|$*
ElsinoreRiversideCAat NW end of San Jacinto MountainsPlioceneMount EdenplantsCA027733.6667,-117.3281,,AKl43?|$*CA0278
Elsinore QuadrangleRiversideCAsw1/4s24t3sr2w (33.8926 117.0440 At Mt Eden about 1km SE of Eden Hot Springs)Pliocene LowerMount Edenvertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-camelidae-Pliauchenia,Procamelus;Prosthennops;carnivora-usuridae-Hyaenarctos;;lagomorpha-leporidae-Hypolagus;;perissodactyla-equidae-Pliohippus;;proboscidea-Mastodon,TrilophodonCA027833.8926,-117.0440,sw1/4s24t3sr2w,AKm62|*$CA0277,CA0279
McBride CanyonRiversideCAIn Santa Ana Mountains in Limestone near head of canyonJurassicBedford Canyoninvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea(sparse)CA0246http://www.jstor.org/pss/130152733.7803,-117.5476,S31t4sr6w,AKm63|$*
San Gorgonio PassRiversideCA2 km W of Thousand Palms CanyonPlioceneImperialinvertebrates-mollusksCA028033.8450,-116.3380,,AKl73?|$*CA0284
San Gorgonio Pass(W End)RiversideCAMount Edenvertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-antilocapridae-TexocerosCA0279Formation is said to be well exposed S of Beaumont at West end of San Gorgonio Pass. CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission33.910,-116.981,,AJl53?|$*CA0278
San Jacinto(BautistaCk)RiversideCABautista Creek areavertebrates-mammals-perissodactyla-TapirusCA0281CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission33.6192,-116.7517,,AJm63?|$*
San Jacinto(BautistaCk)RiversideCAsw1/4sw1/4s25t5sr1e (33.7030 116.8381 on Ridge on N side of Bautista Creek about 1km N of the mouth of Blackburn Canyon)PleistoceneBautistavertebrates-mammals-perissodactyla-equidae-EquusCA028233.7030,-116.8381, sw1/4sw1/4s25t5sr1e,AJm72|$*
Whitewater CanyonRiversideCAIn E wall of Canyon near mouthPlioceneImperial-CA028333.9471,-116.6376,,AJm73|$*
Willis PalmsRiversideCA2 km W of Thousand Palms CanyonPlioceneImperialinvertebrates-mollusksCA028433.8450,-116.3380,,AKl73?|$*CA0280
WinchesterRiversideCASE in magnesite quarry in marble|A single fossilCarboniferous-CA028533.6891,-117.0723,,AJm73?|$*
Alexander HillsSan BernardinoCANannofossils in 12.Ma-1.4Ma stromatolites and algal mats in partially silicified dolomitesPrecambrianBeck Springs Dolomiteplants-algae(abundant taxa)CA0595http://links.jstor.org/sici?sici=0022-3360%28197807%2952%3A4%3C767%3ABOTLPB%3E2.0.CO%3B2-W&size=SMALL&origin=JSTOR-reducePage35.7661,-116.1136,,AJk53|$*
Avawatz(CIT Qy)San BernardinoCACIT Quarry CIT 267; SBCM 1.70.1 35.416111 -116.24360MioceneAvawatz-CA0624miomap.berkeley.edu/Locality.xls35.4161,-116.2436,,AJk73|$*
BakerSan BernardinoCASmall hills next to the I15 access roadPermianBird Springinvertebrates-brachiopodaCA028735.2598,-116.0856,,AKn83?|$*
BakerSan BernardinoCAplants-(petrified wood)(palms)CA028635.2657,-116.0749,,ALl64?|$*
Baldwin Lake(NE)San BernardinoCANE in LimestoneMississippianFurnaceinvertebrates-brachiopoda-Dictyoclostus,spiriferida-Spirifer;;cnidaria-corals-rugosa-CaniniaCA028834.2900,-116.7908,,ALm73?|$*
BarstowSan BernardinoCAMammal Reference LocationMioceneBarstowvertebrates-mammalsCA028934.894,-117.016,,AIi44?|*$CA0290,CA0291
BarstowSan BernardinoCAMiocene UpperBarstowvertebrates-mammalsCA029034.894,-117.016,,AIi44?|*$CA0289,CA0291
BarstowSan BernardinoCAMiocene?Barstowvertebrates-mammalsCA029134.894,-117.016,,AIi44?|*$CA0289,CA0290
Barstow(BlackMtn-N18)San BernardinoCA18 km N of Black MountainCretaceous-CA0293Unlikely that this is Cretaceous. If marine,is probably Paleozoic or Triassic. If terrestrial,probably Miocene or quaternary35.1414,-117.2700,,AIl44?|*$CA0316
Barstow(CalicoMtns)San BernardinoCAnw1/4s6t11nr1e (35.0794 116.9205 in Calico Mountains about 10km SW of Paradise Range)MioceneMojavevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-MerycodusCA0296CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission35.0794,-116.9205,nw1/4s6t11nr1e,AIk73|$*
Barstow(FossilBedRd)San BernardinoCAsw1/4s31t11nr1w (34.9971 117.0250 On S side of Fossil Bed Road about 2km NW of Irwin Road)MioceneMojavevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-camelidae-AlticamelusCA0297CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission34.9971,-117.0250,sw1/4s31t11nr1w,AIk73|*$CA0316
Barstow(IrwinRd)San BernardinoCASW1/4s31t11nr1e (34.9984 116.9206 S of Irwin Road about 8km E of Calico Mountians National Recreation Lands)MioceneMojavevertebrates-mammals-perissodactyla-equidae-Parahippus;;;(others)CA0294CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission34.9984,-116.9206,SW1/4s31t11nr1e,AIk83|*$
Barstow(NW15)San BernardinoCA15 km NW in e1/2s32t11nr2w (35.0017 117.1040 3km S of Fossil Bed Road about 6km W of N end of Waterman Hills)MioceneBarstowvertebrates-mammals-perissodactyla-equidae-MerychippusCA029235.0017,-117.1040, e1/2s32t11nr2w,AKm73|$*CA0295
Barstow(WatermanHills)San BernardinoCAn1/2s33t11nr2w (35.0057 117.0903 3km W of N end of Waterman Hills)MioceneBarstowvertebrates-mammals-perissodactyla-equidae-MerychippusCA0295CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission35.0057,-117.0903,n1/2s33t11nr2w,AIk73|$*CA0292
Bassett PointSan BernardinoCAIn extensive badlands exposed below point. I15 to Harvard off Ramp,East 5.3 km,Right across tracks,Straight 500 meters,Left 3.2 km,Left 650 meters to Parking area. Collecting is by BLM permit onlyPleistocene UpperManixinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-ostracoda(5 species);;mollusks(11 species);vertebrates-aves(birds)(25 species),fish(2 species),mammals(21 species)-artiodactyla-camelidae;carnivora,perissodactyla-equidae(horses);pilosa(sloths),proboscidea(mammoths);reptilia-turtlesCA0298Collecting is by BLM permit only34.9498,-116.5816,,AIk74|$*
Cadiz(ENE3)San BernardinoCA3 km ENE in SE extremity of Marble MountainsCambrianCadiz Shaleinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Acrocephalites,Anomocarella,bathyuridae-Bathyuriscus;CorynexochusCA0300Link to boundaries of trilobite Wilderness area http://www.blm.gov/ca/pa/wilderness/wilderness_pdfs/legal_descriptions/trilobite.pdf34.5804,-115.4924,,AIk63?|*$CA0314
Cadiz(N2)San BernardinoCA2 km N 28 degrees E on N side of Canyon in green-gray shaleCambrianLathaminvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-olenellidae-Olenellus(Paedeumias)CA029934.6002,-115.5523,,AIk83?|$*CA0314
Cadiz(ShipMtns)San BernardinoCAA small hill North of the Ship Mountains SE of Cadiz CAPermianBird Springinvertebrates-brachiopodaCA030134.5083,-115.4210,,AKm63?|$*
Cady Mountains(SWside)San BernardinoCASW side of range 24 km E of NewberryMiocenevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-camelidae,oreodontidae;carnivora-mustelidaeCA030234.9073,-116.4235,,AIl54|$*
Cajon PassSan BernardinoCAin marine bedsCretaceous Uppervertebrates-reptilia-plesiosauria(bones)CA030334.3258,-117.4275,,AKl73|$*
Calico(E6)San BernardinoCA5.8km E at mine tailings on Mule Canyon Rd at site of abandoned Borate mine-petroliferous limestone nodulesMioceneBarstowinvertebrates-arthropoda-insecta(larvae)(microscopic)CA0639Most insects are tiny and silicified. Can be recovered with strong acidshttp://www.desertusa.com/animals/find-fossil-insects.html34.9530,-116.8183,,AKm72|*$CA0317,CA0327,CA0651
Chambless(NE)San BernardinoCAEast of Amboy,North of old US 66 below highest peak in rangeCambrian?CA031434.6059,-115.5576,,AKm73|*$CA0299,CA0300
Chambless(NE5)San BernardinoCA5 km NE S Slope in buff LimestoneCambrianinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-DolichometopusCA030434.5914,-115.5298,,AKm73|SITES/CAMARBLE*$CA0305
Chambless(NE5)San BernardinoCA5 km NE in Limestone Ridge W side ne1/4s20t6nr14e (34.5941 115.5292 8km N of Chambless Store which was at junction of National Trails Hwy and Cadiz Road)CambrianLathaminvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-olenellidae-Olenellus(Mesonacis)CA0305'Mesonacis' is apparently a synonym for 'Olenellus'34.5941,-115.5292,ne1/4s20t6nr14e,AKm73|$*CA0304
Fossil CanyonSan BernardinoCAThe latlon is 10 or 15 km N of Barstow and very likely in the Miocene Barstow Formation. The area is bumpy, but there's no obvious canyon thereMiocene?-CA0655https://geonames.usgs.gov/apex/35.0231,-117.0651,,AJm74?|$*CA0322
Fossil Insect CanyonSan BernardinoCASmall, well preserved silicified insects In nodules in three beds in thin layer of greenish microlaminated shale within otherwise unfossiliferous lake deposits. Fossils must be extracted with dilute acid. Borate Camp Mine(inactive) is in the areaMioceneBarstowinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-ostracoda;insectaCA0651http://inyo.coffeecup.com/site/barstowfossils/barstowfossils.html,https://www.desertusa.com/insects/find-fossil-insects.html34.9427,-116.8408,,AKm73?|*$CA0327,CA0639
Hector(N7)San BernardinoCA6.5 km N on SW side of Cady Mountainsvertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-camelidae,oreodontidae;carnivoraCA0306CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission34.8420,-116.4334,,AIm73?|*$CA0319
Hinkley(NE18)San BernardinoCA18 km NE in nw1/4s4t10nr1w (34.9903 116.9717 Adjacent to Irwin Road about 1.5km NW of East border of Calico Mountains Nat Recreation lands)Miocene UpperBarstowvertebrates-mammals-rodentia-Peromyscus(deer mice),sciuridae-Eutamias(chipmunks)CA030734.9903,-116.9717, nw1/4s4t10nr1w,AJm72|$*
Kelso(E6)San BernardinoCA6 km E on trail from Tough Nut Mine to mine WorkingsCambrian Lowerinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-olenellidae-Olenellus(Mesonacis)CA030835.0138,-115.5696,,AKm73?|*$CA0321
Kelso(NW)San BernardinoCANorthwest. There appear to be several small Cambrian outcrops on the California State Geologic at the Northwest end of Old Dad Mountain. If those are the locality a map would probably be a good idea for anyone looking for the siteCambrianLatham?CA0309http://www.quake.ca.gov/gmaps/GAM/kingman/kingman.html35.1120,-115.7732,,AKm73|$*
Kingston RangeSan BernardinoCANannofossils in 1.2Ma-1.4Ma stromatolites and algal mats in partially silicified dolomitesPrecambrianBeck Springs Dolomiteplants-algae-(abundant taxa)CA0596http://links.jstor.org/sici?sici=0022-3360%28197807%2952%3A4%3C767%3ABOTLPB%3E2.0.CO%3B2-W&size=SMALL&origin=JSTOR-reducePage35.7842,-115.9011,,AJj63?|$*CA0310
Kingston Range?San BernardinoCAIn a chert layerProterozoicBeck Springs DolomiteprotistsCA031035.7842,-115.9011,,AJj63|$*CA0596
Marble Mountains(S end)San BernardinoCA16 km East of Amboy. East side of Range at the Southern tipCambrian LowerChamblessinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;(others)CA031134.5298,-115.4682,,AKm73?|*$CA0312,CA0313
Marble Mountains(S end)San BernardinoCA16 km East of Amboy. East side of Range at the Southern tipCambrian LowerLathaminvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;(others)CA031234.5298,-115.4682,,AKm73?|*$CA0311,CA0313
Marble Mountains(S end)San BernardinoCA16 km East of Amboy. East side of Range at the Southern tipCambrian MiddleCadiz Shaleinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita;(others)CA031334.5298,-115.4682,,AKm73?|*$CA0311,CA0312
Marble Mountains(SW part)San BernardinoCAEast of Amboy,West side of Range about 1 km N of South end of rangeCambrianLatham?CA031534.5351,-115.4751,,AKm73|$*
Mescal RangeSan BernardinoCAJurassicAztecichnofossils-tracks-arthropodipedida-Octopodichnus;reptilipedia-Brasilichnium,Navahopus,PteraichnusCA0628Navahopus originally Navajopushttp://keckgeology.org/files/pdf/symvol/11th/Utah/charette.pdf35.4414,-115.5521,,AKm63|$*
Mojave Desert(Area)San BernardinoCAA various locations-Barstow-North End,Black Hill,Camp Quarry,Chert Ridge,Deep Quarry,Hidden Hollow,Leader Quarry,May Day Quarry,Ness Quarry,New Hope Quarry,New Years Quarry,Old Mill Quarry ..Miocene (Barstow)Barstowvertebrates-aves(birds)(bones),mammals(abundant)CA0316CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permissionSee Barstow sites at http://paleo.amnh.org/fossil/rock.html for more details35.0,-117.55,,AHh15?|*$CA0293,CA0297
Mojave Desert(Area)San BernardinoCAin nodules deposited in 125 sites along 480 km of ancient lakesMioceneBriones|Cierboinvertebrates-arthropoda-insecta(silicified);;plantsCA031735.0,-117.55,,AHh15|$*CA0639
Mountain PassSan BernardinoCAJurassicAztecvertebrates-reptilia-dinosauria(tracks)CA031835.4730,-115.5446,,AKm64|$*
Newberry(E22-CadyMtns)San BernardinoCA22.4 km E in Hector Fm on SW side of Cady Mountains,6.4 km N of Hector siding on AT+SF RRvertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-camelidae,oreodontidae;carnivora-mustelidaeCA031934.8420,-116.4334,,AIm73?|$*CA0306
Providence Mtns(ProvidenceMine)San BernardinoCAAt Providence Mine in se1/2s17t11nr14w (35.0341 115.5084 Should be R14E -- Appears to be in Summit Wash about 1500m W of Summit Spring)Cambrian Lowerinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-olenellidae-Olenellus(Paedeumias)CA032035.0341,-115.5084,se1/2s17t11nr14w,AIk73|*$CA0321
Providence Mtns(Wside)San BernardinoCAEast of Kelso,In strip along W side of rangeCambrian?CA032135.0303,-115.5272,,AIk63?|*$CA0308,CA0320
Rainbow BasinSan BernardinoCAMioceneBarstowvertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-camelidae(tracks);perissodactyla-equidae(horses)(bones)CA032235.018,-117.036,,AJn53|*$CA0655
Salt Spring HillsSan BernardinoCANorth of Baker,CACambrianLatham?CA032435.5998,-116.2741,,AHk53?|$*CA0323
Salt Spring HillsSan BernardinoCACambrian LowerWood Canyonincertidae-VolborthellaCA032335.5998,-116.2741,,AHk53?|$*CA0324
San Gorgonio Pass(E)San BernardinoCAto EastPleistocenevertebrates-mammals-proboscidea-Mammuthus(bones)(teeth)CA032533.917,-116.750,,AJl44?|$*
Victorville(E)San BernardinoCAE in Limestone ConglomeratePennsylvanian-Permianinvertebrates-brachiopoda-Meekella;mollusks-bivalvia-Heritschia;gastropoda-Omphalotrochus?CA032634.551,-117.249,,AJk43?|$*
Yermo(E8)San BernardinoCA8km EMiocene (Barstow)Barstowvertebrates-aves(birds)(bones),mammals-artiodactyla-antilocapridae-Merriamoceros;camelidae-aepycamelinae,Paramiolabis,(Pliolabis?);Rakomeryx,;carnivora-Pseudaelurus;perissodactyla-equidae-MerychippusCA0328Paramiolabis originally Merychenia. Pliolabis is a dubious taxonSee Barstow sites at http://paleo.amnh.org/fossil/rock.html for more details34.9953,-116.8375,,AJk73?|$*
Yermo(N8-CalicoMtns)San BernardinoCA8 km N in SE part of Calico Mountains 500 meters E of Mule Canyon Road. Disk shaped concretions (button beds) in petroliferous LimestoneMioceneinvertebrates-arthropoda(small)(silicified)-arachnida-(spiders);crustacea-branchiopoda-anostraca(fairy_shrimp);;insecta,(others)CA032734.946,-116.835,,AKn63?|*$CA0639,CA0651
Carlsbad(PalomarAirport)San DiegoCAIn excavations for College Blvd NW of the Palomar Airport and other area exposures including Letterbox CanyonCretaceousPoint Lomainvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-decapoda,ostracoda;;mollusks-bivalvia,cephalopoda,gastropoda,scaphopoda;;protists-forams;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks);;reptilia-dinosauria-ornithischia-ankylosauriaCA0631Material is probably inaccessible,but future development may expose similar beds in areahttp://www.jstor.org/pss/130639533.1274,-117.2999,,AKm72|$*
Chula Vista(E5)San DiegoCA5 km E in fossil canyonPlioceneSan Diego?CA032932.639,-117.023,,AKk63?|$*
Cockatoo Grove(W)San DiegoCAjust WPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-Dendraster;;mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA033032.6431,-116.9831,,AKm73|$*
Coronado(SpanishBight)San DiegoCAat Spanish BightPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Arca,pectinidae-Pecten;;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)CA0331Spanish Bight was filled in in 1943 during the development of North Island NAS32.7008,-117.1942,,AKn73?|$*
Coyote Mountain(DosCabezosSpr)San DiegoCAnear Dos Cabezos SpringsPlioceneCarrizo (California)invertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Madrepora[?]CA0332'Madrippora' in the original33.3433,-116.3272,,AIl53?|$*
Del Mar(NE+SE)San DiegoCAin isolated outcrops NE and SE of town|Buchia piochiiJurassicBedford Canyoninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-BuchiaCA033332.976,-117.244,,AKk54?|$*
False PtSan DiegoCAat S end of La Jolla business districtCretaceous?CA0334http://www.geology.sdsu.edu/localgeology/formations/cabrillo_formation.html32.8156,-117.2744,,ALn33|$*
Grantville(SanDiegoRvr)San DiegoCAnearby in bank of San Diego River, excellent vertebratesEocenevertebratesCA033532.7912,-117.1026,,AKm73?|$*
La JollaSan DiegoCAat beachPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Arca,pectinidae-Pecten;;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)CA033932.831,-117.281,,AKm63?|*$CA0336
La JollaSan DiegoCAinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-PitarCA033632.831,-117.281,,AKk53?|$*CA0339
La Jolla(MtSoledad)San DiegoCADuring excavation of the Bayview Reservoir on Mt Soledad, LatLon is top of Mt SoledadPlioceneSan Diegovertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-Carcharhinus,Carcharodon;;;mammals-cetacea(whales)(bones)CA0630http://www.sandiego.gov/water/press/010727.shtml32.8399,-117.2574,,AKm63|$*
La Jolla(MtSoledad-N)San DiegoCAN side of Mt SoledadCretaceous?CA033832.845,-117.259,,AKm63?|$*CA0341
La Jolla(SeaCliff)San DiegoCA1 km N of Scripps Institute near top of Sea CliffEoceneArdath|Scrippsinvertebrates-mollusksCA033732.8757,-117.2500,,AKn73?|*$CA0403
La Mesa(N)San DiegoCAto North in area excavationsEocenePoway ConglomeratevertebratesCA034032.777,-117.024,,AKm63?|$*
Lawrence CanyonSan DiegoCAIn cobble bed in N wall of canyon-well preserved shark teeth with poorly mineralized rootsMioceneSan Mateovertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-Carcharhinus,Carcharodon,Hexanchus,IsurusCA064333.2088,-117.3764,,AKn73|$*CA0344
Mount Soledad-NSan DiegoCANorth sideCretaceousinvertebrates-brachiopoda,mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea;;;protists-foramsCA034132.845,-117.259,,AKm63?|$*CA0338
Murray CanyonSan DiegoCAOld Fenton Materials Company Quarry|excellent foraminifersEoceneprotists-foramsCA034232.779,-117.146,,AKn73|*$CA0392
Oceanside(LawrenceCyn)San DiegoCAIn Road Cuts on S side of San Luis Rey River just E of I5 at Hill Street Off Ramp. One shark tooth Isurus found in float. Possibly eroded from overlying San Mateo Creek Formation when area was actively quarriedMioceneSan Onofre Brecciavertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)CA0344The Hill Street ramp was removed in the 1980s. CA78 was subsequently run through this general area33.2089,-117.3781,,AKo73?|*$CA0643
Oceanside(OceanRanch)San DiegoCAAt Ocean Ranch industrial park in marine and non-marine bedsEoceneSantiagoinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-decapoda(crabs),(shrimps);;echinoderms-(sand_dollars);mollusks-gastropoda;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)(teeth),selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals(bones)-perissodactyla-brontotheriidae-MetarhinusCA0343Material is probably inaccessible,but future development may expose similar beds in area33.2006,-117.3597,,AKn73?|$*
Ocotillo(PaintedGorge)San Diego?CAExit off I8. up Painted Gorge Road|fossils(abundant) in biohermsPlioceneImperialinvertebrates(abundant)(bioherm)CA0415'Ocatillo' is a fairly common alternative spelling32.7917,-115.9571,,AKm63?|$*
Pacific Beach(CrownPt)San DiegoCAalong West shore of Crown Point on N side of crossing of Ingrahm St over Mission Bay in sandstone blocksPleistoceneBay Pointinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-Dendraster(abundant)CA063732.7797,-117.2367,,ALo80|$*
Pacific Beach(N)San DiegoCAin Canyon 500 meters W of mouth of Rose CanyonPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA034632.8131,-117.2327,,ALn73?|$*CA0356
Pacific Beach(TourmalineStPrk)San DiegoCAin concretions in exposures N of Tourmaline St Surfing ParkEoceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA034732.8049,-117.2621,,ALo73?|$*
Poway Pipeline TwoSan DiegoCAOne of at least three fossiliferous beds exposed by construction in the 1990s in the Rancho Penasquitos areaEoceneFriarsvertebrates-mammalsCA034832.7884,-117.1186,,ALm73|$*
Pt LomaSan DiegoCAFossil beds along coastCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks?(shells)CA0622An American Geological Railway Guide P32732.6686,-117.2449,,ALn73|*$CA0345,CA0349,CA0350,CA0352,CA0375,CA0414
Pt LomaSan DiegoCASouthern and Western shoreCretaceousinvertebrates-brachiopoda,mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea;;;protists-foramsCA035032.6686,-117.2449,,ALn73|*$CA0345,CA0352,CA0414,CA0622
Pt LomaSan DiegoCAW and S ends of Pt LomaCretaceous Upperinvertebrates-brachiopoda,mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea;;;protists-foramsCA041432.6686,-117.2449,,ALn73|*$CA0345,CA0349,CA0350,CA0352,CA0375,CA0622
Pt LomaSan DiegoCAat a locality on S end of point other than the southern tipCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusksCA034532.6686,-117.2449,,ALn73|*$CA0349,CA0350,CA0352,CA0375,CA0414,CA0622
Pt Loma(NEend)San DiegoCAat NE end of peninsulaEoceneRose Canyoninvertebrates(rare)CA035132.7355,-117.2221,,ALm73|$*
Pt Loma(SEend)San DiegoCAin gray shale at base of cliffs at extreme South end of the pointCretaceousinvertebrates-brachiopoda,mollusks-bivalvia,cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Baculites;;gastropoda;;plants,protists-foramsCA035232.6686,-117.2449,,ALn73|*$CA0345,CA0349,CA0350,CA0375,CA0414,CA0622
Pt Loma(Wside)San DiegoCAIn crevices and holes along the West side of the Pt Loma Peninsula in San DiegoRecentinvertebrates-mollusks(diverse)CA034932.6683,-117.2392,,AKm73|*$CA0345,CA0352,CA0375,CA0376,CA0414,CA0622
Rose CanyonSan DiegoCASE of Mt Soledad and N of Ladrillo RR Station nw1/4s30t15sr3w (Rough Guess is 32.8319 117.2221 NW of I5 Ardath Rd Junction) But if one ignores the PLSS location, somewhere two miles or so N would be likely. Perhaps around 32.8581,-117.2215EoceneRose Canyon Shaleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Lucina;gastropoda-MitraCA0354Ladrillo RR Station no longer exists32.8319,-117.2221,nw1/4s30t15sr3w,ALm73|*$CA0353,CA0355,CA0621
Rose CanyonSan DiegoCASE of Mt Soledad and N of Ladrillo RR Station sw1/2s30t15sr3w (Rough Guess is 32.8376 117.2349 SW of I5 Ardath Rd Junction) But if one ignores the PLSS location, somewhere two miles or so N would be likely. Perhaps around 32.8581,-117.2215EoceneRose Canyon Shaleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Corbula,pectinidae-Pecten;;gastropoda-Fusinus,NaticaCA0355Ladrillo RR Station no longer exists32.8376,-117.2349,sw1/2s30t15sr3w,ALm73|*$CA0353,CA0354,CA0621
Rose CanyonSan DiegoCAEoceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA035332.8376,-117.2349,,ALm73?|*$CA0354,CA0355,CA0391,CA0621
San DiegoSan DiegoCAin Ocean bluff partially buriedPleistoceneinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea;mollusks(diverse)CA0381Hopelessly vague?32.732,-117.257,,AKl54?|$*
San DiegoSan DiegoCAPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusksCA035632.8131,-117.2327,,ALn73?|$*CA0346
San Diego(26thSt)San DiegoCAAt base of bluff at foot of 26th St (reportedly now buried by dredging operations)Pleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA0361Description is probably garbled32.7123,-117.1309,,ANn83?|$*
San Diego(34th+TompkinsSt)San DiegoCAAt intersection of 34th St and Tompkins StPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaCA036234th St and Tompkins St no longer intersect (if they ever did). Their junction would have been a few steps from where Imperial Ave passes under I532.7075,-117.1208,,ANn93?|$*
San Diego(AlamoDr+CenterSt)San DiegoCAin roadcut 300 meters SW of junction of Alamo Dr and Center StPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-Dendraster;;mollusks-gastropoda-AcanthinaCA0388There is an Alamo Drive W of La Mesa and a Center St in Balboa Park. Lat lon used is Alamo Drive because it has road cuts.32.7589,-117.0544,,AMo83?|$*
San Diego(Area)San DiegoCAin Pliocene San Diego FmPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusksCA038232.7226,-117.1616,,AJL34?|$*
San Diego(BalboaPrk)San DiegoCAIn silt at bottom of ravine in Kate Sessions Botanical Park (in Balboa Park?)Pliocene?San Diego?invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA036932.7319,-117.1494,,AMn73?|*$CA0374
San Diego(BalboaPrk)San DiegoCAat Balboa ParkPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Arca,pectinidae-Pecten;;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)CA037432.732,-117.145,,AMn74?|$*CA0369
San Diego(CabrilloBridge)San DiegoCAS of West end of Cabrillo Bridge in Balboa ParkPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-DosiniaCA037132.7313,-117.1556,,AMn73?|*$CA0379
San Diego(CabrilloCyn)San DiegoCAin Cabrillo Canyon in Balboa ParkPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-MerriamasterCA0379Merriamaster orginally Merrimaster32.7315,-117.1549,,ANo83?|$*CA0371
San Diego(CurtisSt)San DiegoCAAt Curtis St and also at Dumas Street|Oyster badPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaCA035932.7424,-117.2215,,ALo83?|$*
San Diego(FriarsRd)San DiegoCA100 meters N of Friars Road in lower part of cliffs about 1 km E of San Diego Union High SchoolEoceneFriarsinvertebrates-mollusksCA0358San Diego High School is in Balboa Park. No high schools on Friars Rd? Lat Lon set at I805 overpass over Friars Rd.32.7792,-117.1364,,ALm73?|$*
San Diego(FriarsRd+UlrichSt)San DiegoCAIn banks of San Diego River near Friars Road and Ulric Street|Excellent vertebrate fossilsEocenevertebratesCA036632.7707,-117.1645,,AMn73?|$*
San Diego(GvtJetty)San DiegoCAat government jetty PleistocenePleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-CerithiopsisCA0377Not entirely clear where the Government Jetty was. It may have been near the quarantine station whose location at the time isn't entirely clear either.32.6849,-117.2357,,AMn73?|$*
San Diego(ImperialBeach-N)San DiegoCAUpper Section of Sea Cliffs from Imperial Beach to Pacific BeachPleistoceneLivermore?invertebrates-mollusksCA037232.8039,-117.2611,,AMn73?|*$CA0390
San Diego(IndiaSt+UpasSt)San DiegoCAin excavations at corner of India and Upas StreetsPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA038432.7391,-117.1774,,ANo83?|$*
San Diego(LindaVistaSch-N1)San DiegoCAin cliff in S wall of wash 1 km NW of Linda Vista SchoolEoceneScrippsinvertebrates-mollusksCA038332.7979,-117.177,,AMo83?|$*
San Diego(LosPenesquitosCyn)San DiegoCAIn S wall of Los Penasquitos Canyon just E of I5 near base and also near topEoceneArdathinvertebrates-mollusksCA036432.9078,-117.2203,,AMn73?|$*
San Diego(MarketSt+EuclidAve)San DiegoCAOn Market Street 200 meters E of Euclid AvenuePlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA037032.7108,-117.0830,,AMn73?|$*
San Diego(MercyHosp)San DiegoCAin road cut below Mercy HospitalPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusksCA038732.7517,-117.1584,,ANo93?|$*
San Diego(MissionBay)San DiegoCAAt low elevations around Mission Bay and in the low lying area between Old Town and the Pt Loma Peninsula at San DiegoRecentinvertebrates-mollusksCA036332.7470,-117.2337,,AMn63?|$*
San Diego(MissionBay)San DiegoCAin low RR cut E of Mission Bay between Moreno Blvd and I5PleistoceneBay Point?CA038532.7763,-117.2076,,ANo93?|$*CA0386
San Diego(MissionBay)San DiegoCAin low RR cuts adjacent to I5 in Pacific Beach areaPleistocene UpperBay Pointinvertebrates(abundant)(diverse)CA038632.7763,-117.2076,,ANo93?|$*CA0385
San Diego(MtCarolDr)San DiegoCAat top of mesa at N end of Mt Carol DrEoceneFriarsinvertebrates-mollusksCA037332.8048,-117.1811,,ANo83?|$*CA0378?
San Diego(MtCarolDr)San DiegoCAat top of mesa at N end of Mt Carol DrEoceneFriarsinvertebrates-mollusksCA037832.8048,-117.1811,,ANo83?|$*CA0373
San Diego(MurrayCyn)San DiegoCAin Cabrillo Heights Park near N end of Murray Canyon about 700 meters S of I805 - Aero Drive junctionEoceneMission Valleyinvertebrates-mollusksCA038032.8059,-117.1481,,ANo83?|$*
San Diego(MurrayRidgeRd)San DiegoCAnear top of mesa 400 meters S of end of Murray Ridge RoadEoceneMission Valleyinvertebrates-mollusksCA039232.7844,-117.1419,,ANo83?|$*CA0342
San Diego(PacificBch)San DiegoCAin upper part of cliffs along Pacific and Imperial BeachesPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA0390Pacific Beach is quite a way from Imperial Beach32.8037,-117.2604,,AMo83?|$*CA0372
San Diego(PtLoma)San DiegoCAat Pt Loma on terrace about 13 meters above modern sea level in two bedsPleistocene Upperinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Haliotis(abalone);(others)CA037632.6752,-117.2457,,AMo83?|$*CA0349
San Diego(PtLoma)San DiegoCAat Pt LomaCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Haliotis(abalone)(primitive)CA037532.6686,-117.2449,,ALn73?|*$CA0345,CA0349,CA0352,CA0414,CA0622
San Diego(PtLomaCollege)San DiegoCAin terrace deposits at S ends of grounds of Pt Loma CollegePleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks(50 species)-polyplacophora-ChitonCA038932.7129,-117.2524,,ANo93?|$*
San Diego(RegentsRd)San DiegoCAIn cliffs on Regents-Claremont Mesa RoadEoceneScrippsinvertebrates-mollusksCA036732.8381,-117.2158,,AMn74?|$*
San Diego(RoseCyn)San DiegoCAin walls of Rose Canyon S of Ardath Road overpass over I5EoceneArdathinvertebrates-mollusksCA0391Ardath Rd has apparently become the La Jolla Parkway and CA52?32.8350,-117.2306,,AMn83?|$*CA0353
San Diego(SanDiegoHS)San DiegoCAIn lower part of cliffs about 300 meters S of San Diego Union High SchoolEoceneScrippsinvertebrates-mollusksCA0368There does not seem to be a San Diego Union High School. Lat Lon is pretty much arbitrary.32.8926,-117.1706,,AKk44?|$*
San Diego(SoledadCyn)San DiegoCAIn W wall of Soledad Canyon 1 km S of Los Penasquitos Canyon just W of I5 near topEoceneArdath|Scrippsinvertebrates-mollusksCA036532.8910,-117.2284,,AMn73?|$*
San Diego(SunsetCliffs)San DiegoCAAt Sunset Cliffs park along top of sea cliff|tide pool mollusksPleistoceneBay Pointinvertebrates-mollusksCA036032.7157,-117.2555,,ALo93?|$*
San Diego(TecaloteCk)San DiegoCA1 km E of I5 in S wall of Tecalote Creek NW of University of San Diegoinvertebrates-mollusksCA035732.7779,-117.1874,,ALm73?|*$CA0398,CA0399
San Marcos(NW6)San DiegoCAroadcut on CA78 5.5 km NW of San MarcosEoceneinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-ostracoda;;mollusksCA039333.1720,-117.2233,,AMo83?|*$CA0412,CA0413
San YsidroSan DiegoCAin various localities close to the Mexican border starting at the beach and running EastPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusksCA039532.5411,-117.0735,,AKn73?|*$CA0394,CA0629
San Ysidro?San DiegoCAIn ravine just North of Mexican Border near border monument 258 and in other exposures on same terrace W of Tijuana River in hash of shell fragmentsPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks(small)(90 taxa)CA0629http://www.archive.org/stream/transactionsofsa1119461953sand/transactionsofsa1119461953sand_djvu.txt32.5353,-117.1204,,AMo82|*$CA0394,CA0395
San Ysidro(TijuanaRvr)San DiegoCAW of exposure of conglomerate in wall of tributary to Tia Juana River Canyon just N of Mexican borderPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusksCA039432.5431,-117.0735,,AMo83?|*$CA0395,CA0629
Solana Beach(I5)San DiegoCAin debris S of parking area on Southbound I5EoceneTorrey (California) Sandstoneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaCA039633.0155,-117.2708,,AMo83?|$*
South Las Choyas ValleySan DiegoCAPlioceneSan Diegoinvertebrates-mollusksCA039732.840,-116.965,,AMn64|$*
Tecolote CreekSan DiegoCAEoceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA039832.7785,-117.1858,,AMn83|$*CA0357
Tecolote CreekSan DiegoCAPlioceneinvertebrates-brachiopoda-(Glottidia);;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)CA039932.7785,-117.1858,,AMn73|$*CA0357
Torrey PinesSan DiegoCA2 km S of Carmel Valley about 50 meters above baseEoceneArdathinvertebrates-mollusksCA040132.9127,-117.2575,,AMo83?|*$CA0402,CA0407
Torrey PinesSan DiegoCA3.5 km S of Carmel Valley near top of sea cliffEoceneArdathinvertebrates-mollusksCA040232.8989,-117.2528,,AMo83?|$*CA0401
Torrey PinesSan DiegoCA4.5 km S of Carmel Valley about 70 meters above baseEoceneScrippsinvertebrates-mollusksCA040332.8892,-117.2523,,AMn83?|$*CA0337
Torrey PinesSan DiegoCAOyster beds in sandstones in canyons to EastEoceneTorrey (California) Sandstoneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaCA040532.9065,-117.2227,,AMn73?|*$CA0407
Torrey PinesSan DiegoCAat base of beach bluff|lignitic coalEoceneRose Canyonplants?(coal)(lignite)CA040632.9130,-117.2581,,AMn83?|$*
Torrey PinesSan DiegoCAPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Arca,pectinidae-Pecten;;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)CA040032.9130,-117.2581,,AMn83?|$*
Torrey Pines State ParkSan DiegoCANo collectingEoceneinvertebrates-mollusks(abundant)CA040932.9130,-117.2581,,AMn83?|$*CA0408
Torrey Pines State ParkSan DiegoCAEoceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA040832.9130,-117.2581,,AMn83?|$*CA0409
Torrey Pines(SeaCliffs)San DiegoCAAlong base of sea cliffs for about 2 km starting just S of Carmel ValleyEoceneDel Marinvertebrates-mollusksCA040432.9094,-117.2561,,AMn83?|$*
Torrey Pines(SeaCliffs)San DiegoCAin shaley bed along base of cliffs|poorly preserved mollusksEoceneTorrey (California) Sandstoneinvertebrates-mollusksCA040732.9130,-117.2581,,AMn83?|*$CA0401,CA0405
University CitySan DiegoCAFossil beds along coast. Original cites Selwyn -- an extinct RR Station in Rose CanyonEocene?invertebrates-mollusks?(shells)CA0621An American Geological Railway Guide P32732.8617,-117.2114,,ALm44?|*$CA0353,CA0354,CA0355
Vallecito WashSan DiegoCAPleistocenePalm Springsvertebrates-reptilia-turtles-GeocheloneCA041132.8346,-116.1715,,ALm73|$*
Vista(SE5-CA78)San DiegoCA5.2 km SE in roadcut on S side CA78Eoceneinvertebrates(abundant)CA041233.1741,-117.2269,,AMn83?|*$CA0393,CA0413
Vista(SE5-CA78)San DiegoCA5.2 km SE of Vista, 4.8 km NE of San Marcos on SW side of CA78Eoceneinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-ostracoda;;bryozoa,cnidaria-corals;mollusksCA041333.1741,-117.2269,,AMn83?|*$CA0393,CA0412
Alcatraz IslandSan FranciscoCACretaceousFranciscaninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia(clams)CA041637.8267,-122.4222,,AKo83?|$*CA0417
Alcatraz IslandSan FranciscoCAMesozoicFranciscaninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalviaCA041737.8267,-122.4222,,AKo83?|$*CA0416
San FranciscoSan FranciscoCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA041837.7751,-122.4191,,AKk33?|$*
San Francisco(BakerBch)San FranciscoCAAt Baker BeachMesozoicFranciscaninvertebrates(rare)CA041937.7937,-122.4839,,AMo83|$*
Alamos CreekSan Luis ObispoCAHeadwaters of Creek (a tributary of Cuyama River, w1/2s16t31sr17e (35.2293 120.1666 On divide between N fork of Alamo Creek and Sheep Creek?)Jurassic UpperFranciscaninvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-ProtothurmanniaCA042035.2293,-120.1666, w1/2s16t31sr17e,AIn63|$*
Anderson CreekSan Luis ObispoCALa Panza Mountains,at transition to Temblor FormationOligocene-MioceneVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-CardiumCA042135.3542,-120.2617,location:La Panza Campground.CA,AIm54|$*
Avila Beach(FossilPt)San Luis ObispoCAAt Fossil PointMiocene?invertebrates?(marine)CA0657https://accpaleo.wordpress.com/tag/fossil-hunting/35.1780,-120.7309,,AKm73|*$CA0620,CA0658,CA0659
Avila Beach(FossilPt)San Luis ObispoCAAt Fossil PointMiocene?invertebrates?(marine)CA0658https://accpaleo.wordpress.com/tag/fossil-hunting/35.1780,-120.7309,,AKm73|*$CA0620,CA0657,CA0659
Avila Beach(PortSanLuisRd)San Luis ObispoCAIn road cuts on Port St Luis RdMiocene?Pismovertebrates(marine)CA0659https://accpaleo.wordpress.com/tag/fossil-hunting/35.1774,-120.7509,,AKm73|*$CA0620,CA0657,CA0658
Caliente MountainsSan Luis ObispoCAMioceneCalientevertebrates(teeth)CA042235.0875,-119.8081,,AIm54|$*
Carrizo CreekSan Luis ObispoCAat E end E-W Ridge S of road near bend in Creekinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-OculinaCA042335.070,-119.998,,AIm75|$*
La Panza MountainsSan Luis ObispoCAIn E part of County in s1/2s4t31sr18e (35.2534 120.0498 1km NNW of Carrizo Ranch)Miocene LowerVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-ThaisCA042435.2534,-120.0498,s1/2s4t31sr18e,AJm72?|$*
Oceanic MineSan Luis ObispoCAs15t27nr9e-s21t27nr9e -121.0004, 35.5856 at a distance of 1348 m (Assumed T27s)|Fossils replaced with cinnabar-CA042535.5856,-121.0004,s15t27nr9e-s21t27nr9e,AJm73|$*
Port HarfordSan Luis ObispoCANear 15km branch RR NE San Luis ObispoTertiaryinvertebrates-mollusks(shells)-bivalvia-Ostrea,(others)CA0620An American Geological Railway Guide P32735.1781,-120.7415,location:Port Harford Pier.CA,ALn73?|*$CA0657,CA0658,CA0659
San Luis Obispo(E8-CynPiedra)San Luis ObispoCA8 km E (SSE?) in Canyon de Piedrainvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-DosiniaCA042635.2074,-120.6071,,AJM63?|$*
Santa MargaritaSan Luis ObispoCAN in s1/2s17t29sr13e (35.3982 120.5022 about 500m N of Santa Margarita)Miocene Upperinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA042735.3982,-120.5022,s1/2s17t29sr13e,AJM72|$*
Baden(W)San MateoCAWest of RR in 8km long ridgePlioceneinvertebrates-mollusks?(shells)CA0618An American Geological Railway Guide P32737.6467,-122.4471,,ALn63?|$*
Bolsa PtSan MateoCA4 km Ninvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA042837.2287,-122.4105,,ALm73|$*
Daly City(MusselRock)San MateoCAAt Mussel Rock in cliffs in interbeds in mudstone and siltstone. CA1 to Skyline Blvd to Westmoor to Skyline Drive to unnamed road along seacliff to parking area. Collecting area near parking, 2nd 800m NPliocene UpperMerced Lowerinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-Scutellaster;;mollusks-bivalvia,gastropoda-Neptunea;;;plants-(petrified wood),(pine cones)CA0429http://groups.msn.com/FossilsintheSanFranciscoBayArea/musselrocktour.msnw37.6847,-122.4954,,AKo83?|$*
La HondaSan MateoCA1.6 km above junction of Mindego Creek and Alpine Creek in ne1/4s24t7sr42 (assume R4W. 37.3126 122.2467 Mindego Creek roughly 1.6km W of Mindego Lake)Oligocene-MioceneVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-CardiumCA043637.3126,-122.2467,ne1/4s24t7sr42,ALm73|$*
Moss BeachSan MateoCAIn brown-orange shale in sea cliffs at N end of exposure. In Fitzgerald Marine Reserve. Collecting prohibitedPliocene UpperPurisimainvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-Pecten;;gastropodaCA043037.5156,-122.5126,,AMo83?|$*
Pigeon Pt(N2)San MateoCA2 km N NE1/4s33t8sr5w in Blue-Gray Sandstone (PLSS Location seems to be in Pacific Ocean several miles nw of Pigeon Point 37.1951N,-122.4185W)invertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-decapoda-ArchaeopusCA043137.1951,-122.4035,,AMn83?|$*
Pillar PointSan MateoCAPliocenePurisimainvertebrates(diverse)CA043237.4989,-122.4969,,AMo83?|$*
San Gregorio CreekSan MateoCAPliocenePurisimainvertebrates(diverse)CA043337.3261,-122.3850,,AMn73|$*
San Lorenzo River(PescaderoCk)San MateoCAse1/4s14t8sr3w (Location actually seems to be near the head of Pescadero Creek about 800m W of Castle Rock State Park) 37.2384N,-122.1622WEocene LowerMartinez (California)invertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-Cidaris;;mollusks-bivalvia-Semele;gastropoda-Fissurella,Hipponyx,Patella,TritoniumCA043437.2384,-122.1622,se1/4s14t8sr3w?,ALn73?|$*
Tunitas CreekSan MateoCAPliocenePurisimainvertebrates(diverse)CA043537.3775,-122.3736,,AMo73?|$*
Purisima CreekSan Mateo|Santa ClaraCAPliocenePurisimainvertebrates(diverse)CA0437The original source does not indicate a County. 'Purisima Creek' is listed in both San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties37.428,-122.389,,AKk44|$*
Buellton(SW5-W Nojoqui Ck)Santa BarbaraCA5 km SW along West Nojoqui CreekMioceneVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Olivella,Tritonia,Turritella,XenophoraCA0438Tritonia is a marine mollusk, but it is shell-less34.6085,-120.2260,,AKk53?|$*
CarpinteriaSanta BarbaraCAIn road cuts between US101 and CA150Pleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropodaCA044034.3838,-119.4825,,AMo83?|*$CA0439,CA0459,CA0460,CA0471,CA0562
CarpinteriaSanta BarbaraCAinvertebrates-mollusksCA043934.3838,-119.4825,,AMo83?|*$CA0440,CA0459,CA0471
Cuyama ValleySanta BarbaraCAIn extensive badlandsMioceneCalientevertebrates(teeth)CA044235.1097,-120.0822,,AIm43?|$*CA0441
Cuyama ValleySanta BarbaraCAMioceneNerolyinvertebrates-echinodermsCA044135.1097,-120.0822,,AIm43?|*$CA0442
Gaviota Beach State ParkSanta BarbaraCAIn steeply tilted tar soaked shales S of Fishing piervertebrates-fish,mammals-cetacea(whales)CA044334.4710,-120.2219,,AMo82|$*
GaviotitoSanta BarbaraCAat Santa Anita DivideEocene-OligoceneMatilija Sandstoneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Gari,Macrocallista,Nemocardium,Pitar,Schedocardia;gastropoda-Amaurellina,Ectinochilus,Ficopsis,Ficus,Galeodea,Olequahia,Seraphs,TurritellaCA0444There doesn't seem to be a place called Gaviotito,but there is a Gaviotito Creek in Santa Barbara County34.5161,-120.3147,,AKm73|$*
Gaviotito(SantaRosaHills)Santa BarbaraCAat Santa Rosa HillsEocene-OligoceneMatilija Sandstoneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Gari,Macrocallista,Nemocardium,Pitar,Schedocardia;gastropoda-Amaurellina,Ectinochilus,Ficopsis,Ficus,Galeodea,Olequahia,Seraphs,TurritellaCA044534.603,-120.246,,AKo73|$*
Goleta(CoalOilPt)Santa BarbaraCAAlong sea cliffs between Goleta pt and Coal Oil Pt in 70 cm thick bed|over 100 speciesPleistoceneinvertebrates(diverse)-(100 species)CA044834.4094,-119.8717,,AKo63?|*$CA0446,CA0447,CA0449,CA0451
Goleta(CoalOilPt-E)Santa BarbaraCAIn Sea Cliffs East of Coal Oil Point to (and past) Camino Majorca RoadPleistocene Upperinvertebrates(marine) (116 species)CA044934.4094,-119.8717,,AKo63?|*$CA0446,CA0447,CA0448
Goleta(SW4-CoalOilPt)Santa BarbaraCA4 km SW at Coal Oil Pt (W of Camino Majorca Rd)Pleistocene Upperinvertebrates(116 species)CA044634.4120,-119.8702,,ALo73?|*$CA0447,CA0448,CA0449
Goleta(SW6)Santa BarbaraCA5.5 km SW in sea cliffsinvertebrates(100 species)CA044734.4094,-119.8717,,AKo63?|*$CA0446,CA0448,CA0449,CA0452
Isla VistaSanta BarbaraCAIn ocean bluffsPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA045034.4094,-119.8620,,AKo63?|$*CA0452
Isla VistaSanta BarbaraCAwave terrace to westPleistocene Upperinvertebrates-mollusksCA045234.4111,-119.8707,,AKn83?|*$CA0447,CA0450
Isla Vista(CoalOilPt)Santa BarbaraCAat Coal Point in sea cliffPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA045134.4072,-119.8779,,AMo82|$*CA0448
Jalama CanyonSanta BarbaraCACretaceous Upperinvertebrates(abundant)-mollusks-bivalvia-Calva,Glycymeris,Inoceramus,Trigonia;cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Baculites;;gastropoda-VolutodermaCA045334.5149,-120.4275,,ALm64|$*
Las CrucesSanta BarbaraCAWestEocene-OligoceneGaviotainvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Cardium,Crassatella,Ostrea,pectinidae-Pecten;Tivela,Venericardia,;gastropoda-Ficus,TurritellaCA045434.5097,-120.2261,,ALn73?|$*CA0455
Las CrucesSanta BarbaraCAnear San Julian Ranch houseEocene-OligoceneGaviotainvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Cardium,Crassatella,Ostrea,pectinidae-Pecten;Tivela,Venericardia,;gastropoda-Ficus,TurritellaCA045534.5097,-120.2261,,ALm63?|$*CA0454
LompocSanta BarbaraCAsw1/4s31t7nr34w (34.6836 120.4139 estimated in NW corner of La Purisima Mission State Historical Monument)Miocenevertebrates-fish-actinopterygii-pleuronectoidei(flounders)-EvesthesCA045634.6836,-120.4139,sw1/4s31t7nr34w,AMm62|$*
Los Olivos(Area)Santa BarbaraCAarea exposures|fossils and minerals - jade and silica minerals-CA045734.6678,-120.1139,,AKm53?|$*
New Cuyama(BranchCyn)Santa BarbaraCAin Branch CanyonMioceneBranch Canyoninvertebrates-echinoderms,mollusks-bivalvia,gastropoda;;vertebrates(teeth)CA045834.8927,-119.7012,,AKm63?|$*
Rincon Point(US101+CA150)Santa BarbaraCAat CA150 off ramp from CA101Pliocene-PleistoceneSanta Barbarainvertebrates(marine)CA045934.3841,-119.4828,,AMn82|*$CA0439,CA0440,CA0460,CA0471
Rincon PtSanta BarbaraCAPleistocene LowerSanta Barbarainvertebrates-bryozoa,mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-Pecten;;gastropodaCA046034.3730,-119.4778,,AMn82|*$CA0440,CA0459,CA0471
Rincon Pt(US101+CA150)Santa BarbaraCAat Rincon Point in road cut at CA150 northbound offramp from US101Pliocene-Pleistoceneinvertebrates(marine)CA047134.3841,-119.4828,,AMn82|*$CA0439,CA0440,CA0459,CA0460,CA0562
San Miguel IslandSanta BarbaraCASouth partMiocene LowerVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Ostrea,pectinidae-PectenCA046134.0397,-120.3744,,AHl44|$*
Santa Anita CanyonSanta BarbaraCACretaceous Upperinvertebrates(abundant)-mollusks-bivalvia-Calva,Glycymeris,Inoceramus,Trigonia;cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Baculites;;gastropoda-VolutodermaCA046234.493,-120.221,,AJj24?|$*
Santa Barbara(Area)Santa BarbaraCAinvertebrates(marine) in mud flat sediments elevated 3 to 10 meters above modern beach levels. Widely exposed in regionPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Chione,Clinocardium,Macoma,Ostrea,Penitella,Protothaca,Saxidomus,Tresus,(others);gastropoda-Acmaea,Calyptraea,Polinices;;;vertebrates-reptilia-ichthyosauria-PlatyodonCA0464'Polynices' is likely a misspelling of Polinices,the modern 'moon snail', Protothaca orginally Protothaca34.4138,-119.6837,,AJj43?|$*
Santa Barbara(PackardHill)Santa BarbaraCASW of top of Packard HillPleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA0463Location used is SW of a prominent hill near the historic location of the Albert Packard winery on Canon Perdido St34.4012,-119.739,,ALl73?|$*
Santa Rosa IslandSanta BarbaraCA along coast-CA046533.9500,-120.1000,,AHk34|*$CA0466
Santa Rosa IslandSanta BarbaraCAinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA046633.9500,-120.1000,,AHk34|$*CA0465
Santa Ynez MountainsSanta BarbaraCAEocene UpperColdwater_CA Sandstone[?]invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaCA0469USGS knows nothing of an Eocene Coldwater Sandstone34.4944,-119.7117,,AJk54|$*
Santa Ynez(N2)Santa BarbaraCA2 km N in RR cutPlioceneFernandoinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-BittiumCA046734.6356,-120.0824,,AKm73?|$*
Santa Ynez(mission)Santa BarbaraCAIn small canyon below mission in Sandstone near shale boundaryMioceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Ostrea,pectinidae-PectenCA046834.5934,-120.1359,,AMo73?|$*
Ventucopa(QuatalQry)Santa BarbaraCAIn Quatal QuarryMioceneCalientevertebrates(teeth)CA047034.8314,-119.4689,,AKn63?|$*
Del Puerto CanyonSanta ClaraCACretaceousMorenoplants(wood)(fragments)CA047237.3912,-121.4507,,AIm74|$*
Diablo HillsSanta ClaraCAS of San Francisco|As many as 5 individual dinosaursvertebrates-reptilia-dinosauriaCA047337.9363,-122.0882,,ALn74?|$*
Milpitas(NE4)Santa ClaraCA4 km NE at base of foothillsinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA047437.4498,-121.8463,,AKm73?|$*
Palo Alto(Stanford)Santa ClaraCAin excavations for Stanford Linear AcceleratorMiocene Middlevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals-desmostylia-PaleoparadoxiaCA047537.4172,-122.2054,,ALn73?|$*
San Jose(E-AlumRockCyn)Santa ClaraCAto E in Alum Rock Canyon 500 meters up canyon above fallsMioceneMontereyinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-ChioneCA047637.3985,-121.7980,,AJn73?|$*CA0615
San Jose(E13-RockCyn)Santa ClaraCA12.6km E at Rock CanyonMioceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA0615An American Geological Railway Guide P32637.3969,-121.8150,,AJm73?|*$CA0476
CapitolaSanta CruzCAIn ocean bluffsPlioceneinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea(sand_dollars);mollusksCA047836.9766,-121.9423,,AKn73?|*$CA0477,CA0479
CapitolaSanta CruzCAon beachPlioceneinvertebrates-echinoderms-(sand_dollars);mollusks-bivalvia-(clams);gastropoda-(snails)CA047936.9766,-121.9423,,AKn73?|*$CA0477,CA0478
Capitola(NewBrightonBch)Santa CruzCA9 km S of US1 CA17 junction in sea cliff S of New Brighton State BeachPliocenePurisimainvertebrates-mollusks(55 species)CA0477http://www.gtlsys.com/Shells/ShellText.html36.9766,-121.9423,,AKn73?|*$CA0478,CA0479
Lobetus[?](SFArea beaches)Santa Cruz?CAThe Purisima formation is exposed between Drakes Bay and Santa Cruz CountyPliocenePurisimainvertebrates(diverse)CA0580Can't identify a Lobetus,CA -- Lobetus might be a family of wasps36.974,-122.031,location:Santa Cruz.CA,AKk44?|$*
OlympiaSanta CruzCAMioceneSanta Margaritavertebrates-mammals(marine)-carnivora-pinnipedia-ImagotariaCA048037.0697,-122.0575,,AMn73?|$*
Scotts ValleySanta CruzCACA 17 to Mt Hermon Rd. W 1/6km to Scotts Valley Dr. 1st left onto Bean Creek Rd. 3.6km to exposureMioceneSanta Margaritainvertebrates(abundant)-echinoderms-echinoidea-Astrodapsis;;mollusks-gastropoda-Thais;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)(occasional)CA048137.0766,-122.0135,,AMn73?|*$CA0482
Scotts ValleySanta CruzCAMount Harmon exit from CA17 proceed NW 2.1km. Rt at Lockhart Gulch. 300m and park. Fossil bed is a bit over 20m above road level. Site reported closedMioceneSanta Margaritavertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-Carcharodon,Isurus;;;mammals(bones)CA0482Reported as developed and closed to collecting. But also reported as possibly open with permission and that adjacent,unposted,exposures are accessiblehttp://www.gtlsys.com/chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)/chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks).html37.0540,-122.0375,,AMn73?|$*CA0481
(Area)ShastaCAregional Lower Triassic limestonesTriassicinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia,cephalopoda-ammonoidea;gastropoda;;vertebrates-reptilia-ichthyosauria-Ichthyosaurus;sauropsida-diapsida-ThalattosaurusCA050940.492,-122.551,location:arbitrary,AJj34|$*
(region-caves)ShastaCAIn regional cavesPleistocenevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-bovidae-Euceratherium;Oreamnos;carnivora-usuridae-TremarctotheriumCA050840.9201,-122.2390,location:Samwell Cave.CA,AIk54|$*CA0506
Brock MountainShastaCAN end between Squad Creek and Pit River se1/4s32t35nr2w (PLSS loc is 40.8484 122.1134 On divide between Madison Canyon and Dinner Gulch N of head of Madison Canyon)Triassic UpperHosselkusinvertebrates-brachiopoda-spiriferida-Spiriferina;;mollusks-bivalvia-Posidonia;cephalopoda-nautilidae-CosmonautilusCA048340.8484,-122.1134,se1/4s32t35nr2w,AJm73|*$CA0487,CA0488,CA0582
Brock MountainShastaCAarea exposuresTriassic UpperHosselkusinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Trachyceras;nautilidae-CosmonautilusCA048440.8050,-122.1306,,AJm73|*$CA0582
Cottonwood CreekShastaCAalong the creekCretaceousHorsetowninvertebrates(abundant)CA048540.3913,-122.7605,,AIo73?|$*
Cow CreekShastaCAnws3t31nr2w (40.5752 122.0827 assume nw1/4 of sec 3)Cretaceous UpperChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Neptunea,RingiculaCA0486Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.5752,-122.0827,nws3t31nr2w,AJm73|$*
Devil RockShastaCATriassic Upperinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-IsastreaCA0487Isastrea originally IsatreaRansom,'Fossils in America'40.8475,-122.1072,,AJn72|*$CA0483,CA0488,CA0582
Devil RockShastaCATriassic Upperinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-IsastreaCA0488Isastrea originally IsatreaRansom,'Fossils in America'40.8475,-122.1072,,AJn72|*$CA0483,CA0487,CA0582
Horsetown(CottonwoodCk)ShastaCACottonwood Creek, se1/4s36t31nr5w (40.4917 122.3857 about 1km SW of Redding Skyranch Airport. [Fairly wild guess on the details. PLSS appears to be more than usually confused in this area)CretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA049040.4917,-122.3857, se1/4s36t31nr5w,AJn73?|$*
Horsetown(CottonwoodCk)ShastaCAon Cottonwood Creek SE of old Horsetown along N fork of the creekCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-belemnoideaCA0491This is confusing. Cottonwood Creek looks to be 20km or so SW of Horsetown which was near Clear Creek. Lat Lon used is Horsetown Reserve40.4943,-122.4978,,AJm73?|$*CA0492
Horsetown(CottonwoodCk)ShastaCAon Cottonwood Creek at old Horsetown along N fork of the creekCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda(abundant)CA0492This is confusing. Cottonwood Creek looks to be 20km or so SW of Horsetown which was near Clear Creek. Lat Lon is Horsetown Reserve40.4943,-122.4978,,AJm73?|$*CA0491
Horsetown(Ono)ShastaCACottonwood Creek,at sw1/4se1/4s2t30nr7w (40.4766 122.6214 200m NW of Ono)CretaceousHorsetowninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Arca,Meretrix,pectinidae-Pecten;;cephalopoda-ammonoidea;gastropoda-Helicaulax,LunatiaCA0489Luniata=moon snail40.4766,-122.6214,sw1/4se1/4s2t30nr7w,AJn72|*$CA0500,CA0502
Huling CreekShastaCAinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-pectinidae-PectenCA0493Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.4547,-122.5589,,AJm73?|$*
Kennett(NW10)ShastaCA10 km NW on road to Mammoth Mine s18t34nr5w (40.7176 122.4715 N of head of Cottonwood Creek about 4.8km W of Shasta Dam)DevonianKennettinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-tabulata-Alveolites,AuloporaCA0494Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.7176,-122.4715,s18t34nr5w,AJm73|$*
Kennett(W6)ShastaCA6.4 km W between Squaw and Backbone Creeks s6t33nr5w (40.7466 -122.4742 -- About 6.8 km WNW of Shasta Dam.)DevonianKennettinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-rugosa-Cyathophyllum;;;porifera;vertebratesCA0495Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.7466,-122.4742,s6t33nr5w,AIm73|$*
Little Cow Creek(?)ShastaCA1 km E of Cedar Creek junction ne1/4s8t34nr2w (PLSS loc is at 40.8191 122.1140 This is in the distant upper reaches of Susanville Canyon. The Cow Creek Watershed including Little Cow Creek appears to be South of here near Bella Vista [40.63 122.21].)Triassic UpperHosselkusinvertebrates-cnidaria-hydrozoa-spongiomorphaCA0496Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.63,-122.21,,AIi44?|*$CA0582
Madison's Ranch(ENE5)ShastaCA5 km E,2 km N of road to Brock Ranch sw1/4s9t34nr2w (40.8110 112.1013 500m SW of mouth of Brock Creek)TriassicHosselkusinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Hannaoceras,Sandlingites,Sirenites;nautilidae-Cosmonautilus,Mojsvaroceras;orthocerida-OrthocerasCA0497Hannaoceras originally Polycyclus40.8110,-122.1013,sw1/4s9t34nr2w,AIk73|*$CA0582
McCloud River(BearCave)ShastaCAAt Bear Cave, s1/2s8t34nr5w (40.8116 122.4419 1km SW of mouth of Fall Creek)Pleistocenevertebrates-mammals-carnivora-Procyon(racoons)CA0498CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permissionRansom,'Fossils in America'40.8116,-122.4419,s1/2s8t34nr5w,AIm73|$*
Mill Creek(BlakRockCmpGnd)ShastaCAFrom Red Bluff on CA36,40km to Paynes Creek. Rt on Plum Creek Rd 11.2km. Rt on Ponderosa Way,30.4km to Black Rock Campground. Follow trail 1600m downstream to beach on creek with large purple rock. (Campground is real, but high potential for getting lost getting there). Fossils in gray-green material eroded from cliff-large clams in concretionsCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia(large),cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA0499http://www.gtlsys.com/ammonoidea/ammonoidea.html40.7419,-121.9223,,AIm73?|$*
OnoShastaCA40 km NW of Redding in creeks and roadcuts in Budden Canyon (aka Ono) Formation. 2000 to 7000 meters of Cretaceous sediments in Klamath Mountain foothills. 61 genera of ammonoidea in sediments and concretionsCretaceousOnoinvertebrates-brachiopoda,mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Aspinoceras,Brewericeras,Cheloniceras,Desmoceras,Douvilleiceras,Pseudohelicoceras;belemnoidea,nautilidae-Cymatoceras;;gastropodaCA0500Fossils Quarterly SpSum 198340.4753,-122.6169,,AIm74|*$CA0489,CA0501,CA0502
Ono areaShastaCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA050240.4753,-122.6169,,AIm74|*$CA0489,CA0500,CA0501
Ono(NW1-BryanGulch)ShastaCAat Byron Gulch sw1/4s2t30nr7w (40.4681 122.6099 800m NW of Ono)plants-angiosperms-Acaciaephyllum;(others)CA050140.4681,-122.6099, sw1/4s2t30nr7w,AJm73|*$CA0500,CA0502
Potter Creek CaveShastaCAse1/4s23t34nr4w in Limestone (40.7798 122.2714 N side of Potter Creek?)Pleistocenevertebrates-aves(birds)-CatharistaCA0503'Catharista' is a vulture. Presumably,the fossils are found in the cave floor debris40.7798,-122.2714,se1/4s23t34nr4w,AJm72|$*
ReddingShastaCAnearbyCretaceousinvertebrates(good)CA0613An American Geological Railway Guide P32640.5866,-122.3904,,AIk54?|*$CA0505,CA0614
Redding(Area)ShastaCAarea exposuresCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA050540.6203,-122.3322,,AIk44?|*$CA0504,CA0613,CA0614
Redding(Area)ShastaCAnearbyplants(petrified wood)CA0614An American Geological Railway Guide P32640.5866,-122.3904,,AIk54?|*$CA0505,CA0613
Redding(ShastaLakeCity-E3)ShastaCA3 km E of Shasta Lake City in gullies near abandoned road bridgeCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks(marine)CA050440.6753,-122.3216,,AJm73?|*$CA0505
Samwell CaveShastaCAse1/4s29t36nr3w (40.9494 122.2300 1.6km ENE of McCloud Bridge Campground) (Actual location appears likely to be several miles to South Latitude: 40.92028 : Longitude: ,-122.23778 : Elevation: 1280 ft reached by a km long trail down toward the McCloud River)Pleistocenevertebrates-aves-cathartidae-Gymnogyps;;mammals-artiodactyla-bovidae-Preptoceras;;rodentia-sciuridae-SciurusCA0506CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permission. Scirus somehow morphed to Dactyloscirus-a mite40.9203,-122.2378,se1/4s29t36nr3w,AJo82|$*CA0508
Squaw CreekShastaCASe1/4s31t36nr2w (40.9339 122.1306 On Ridge W of North Fork of Squaw Creek about 2km -- air distance -- W of Madrone Guard Station)TriassicHosselkusvertebrates-reptilia-sauropsida-diapsida-ThalattosaurusCA050740.9339,-122.1306,Se1/4s31t36nr2w,AJk53|*$CA0582
extreme Northern(Area)Shasta?CATriassicHosselkusinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea(spines)CA058240.8667,-122.1167,location:DevilsRock-Hosselkus_RNA,AIm44|*$CA0483,CA0484,CA0487,CA0488,CA0496,CA0497,CA0507
-SierraCAForest Fauna 39-30n 125-52W, but longitude is in Pacific OceanMiocene Upperplants(9 species)CA051039.6163,-120.4263,location:Sattley.CA,AIj25|$*
GazelleSiskiyouCADuzel RockSilurianGazelleinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Encrinurus,illaenidae;;brachiopoda-Atrypa,Chonetes,Conchidium,Leptaena;cnidaria-corals-tabulata-Favositida,Heliolites;;;echinoderms-crinoids(columnals);mollusks-cephalopoda(orthocones);porifera-stromatoporoideaCA0511Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.5291,-122.7214,,AIm73?|*$CA0512,CA0520,CA0525
Gazelle(SW-LoversLeap)SiskiyouCALovers Leap SW of Gazelle Mt peakSilurianGazelleinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Encrinurus,illaenidae;;brachiopoda-Atrypa,Chonetes,Conchidium,Leptaena;cnidaria-corals-tabulata-Favositida,Heliolites;;;echinoderms-crinoids(columnals);mollusks-cephalopoda(orthocones);porifera-stromatoporoideaCA0512Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.4060,-122.6735,,AJm53?|*$CA0511,CA0513
Gazelle(W5)SiskiyouCA4.8km W in limestoneCarboniferousinvertebrates-mollusksCA0603An American Geological Railway Guide P31641.5250,-122.5837,,AIk73?|*$CA0513
Gazelle(W7-CallahanRd)SiskiyouCAW from 3 to 11 km W on Callahan RdSilurianGazelleinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita-Encrinurus,illaenidae;;brachiopoda-Atrypa,Chonetes,Conchidium,Leptaena;cnidaria-corals-tabulata-Favositida,Heliolites;;;echinoderms-crinoids(columnals);mollusks-cephalopoda(orthocones);porifera-stromatoporoideaCA0513Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.4540,-122.6376,,AKm53?|*$CA0512,CA0603
HenleySiskiyouCAsw1/4s20t47nr6w (41.8998 122.5517 W of I5 about 400m N of offramp for Henley and Hornbrook)CretaceousChico (CA) Middleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Mactra;cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Fagesia,Hamites[?],MortonicerasCA0514Hamites was 'Hemites' in the original41.8998,-122.5517,sw1/4s20t47nr6w,AKm72|*$CA0515
HornbrookSiskiyouCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA0515Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.9064,-122.5631,,AJk53?|*$CA0514,CA0516
Hornbrook-YrekaSiskiyouCAarea exposuresCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA051641.9064,-122.5631,,AIi24?|$*CA0515
Montague(BlackButte-Nside)SiskiyouCAon N side of Black Butte in draws and gulliesMioceneinvertebrates-mollusksCA0517Black Butte is well to the South of Montague. About 4 km SW of Weed, CARansom,'Fossils in America'41.3790,-122.3534,,AJm73?|$*
Montague(N1)SiskiyouCAon Richardson Ranch nw1/4s22t45nr6w (41.7381 122.5276 about 1km N of Montague)CretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Desmoceras,Pachydesmoceras,PuzosiaCA0518Pachydesmoceras is 'Pachysiskiyouensis' in the original 'Pachydesmoceras' is a guessRansom,'Fossils in America'41.7381,-122.5276,nw1/4s22t45nr6w,AJm73|$*
Scott Valley(E side-in gulches)SiskiyouCALimestone gulches (especially McConaughy Gulch) in Mountains on E side of ValleySilurianinvertebrates-brachiopoda,echinoderms(starfish)CA0520spelled 'McConnehue' in original notesRansom,'Fossils in America'41.4134,-122.8154,,AKm73?|*$CA0511
Scott Valley(Etna-FtJones?)SiskiyouCAEtna-Fort Jones near summit on Yreka road in Sandstoneinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA0519Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.5759,-122.8742,,AKm73?|$*
Shasta ValleySiskiyouCAscattered outcropsCretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-ScaphitesCA0522Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.8153,-122.4344,,AIi24|$*CA0521
Shasta Valley(N)SiskiyouCAN partinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-ScaphitesCA0521Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.8153,-122.4344,,AIi24?|$*CA0522
Willow Creek(E)SiskiyouCAIn w1/2s31t47nr5w (41.8813 122.4734 In E wall of valley of Willow Creek about 2km S of Klamath River)CretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-InoceramusCA0523Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.8808,-122.4804,w1/2s31t47nr5w,AJm72|$*
Yreka(N-CottonwoodCk)SiskiyouCAto N on Cottonwood Creek in ne1/4s22t45nr7w (41.7389 122.6375 Northeast part of Yreka about 500m NNE of Sikiyou County Courthouse)CretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaCA0526Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.7389,-122.6375,ne1/4s22t45nr7w,AKm72|*$CA0525
Yreka(N-CottonwoodCk?)SiskiyouCAto N on Cottonwood CreekCretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-FususCA0525Cottonwood Creek is about 20km S of Yreka.Ransom,'Fossils in America'41.6024,-122.6845,,AJm73?|*$CA0511,CA0526
Yreka(N-ShastaCyn)SiskiyouCAto N in Shasta Canyon 6.5 km N of Highway Bridge in se1/4s18t46nr6w (41.8328 122.5797 Near I5 between Klamath River and Maple Spring about 600m S of mouth of Jail Gulch)invertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-PrionotropisCA052441.8328,-122.5797,se1/4s18t46nr6w,AJm73|$*
Benicia(N3)SolanoCA3 km N in ne1/4s25t3nr3w (38.0811 122.1407 1.6km SE of Lake Herman probably in RR cut)CretaceousShastainvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-ActeoninaCA0527Ransom,'Fossils in America'38.0811,-122.1407,ne1/4s25t3nr3w,ALm72|$*
Benicia(W3)SolanoCA3 km W in ne1/4s1t2nr2w (38.0473 122.0176 PLSS Loc appears to be in Contra Costa County near Belloma Slough within the Concord Naval Weapons Station -- probably incorrect)CretaceousChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Cardium,Venus;gastropoda-MargaritellaCA052838.0473,-122.0176, ne1/4s1t2nr2w?,ALm73?|$*
Vallejo(FossilForest)SolanoCAon RR into Vallejo Fossil forestMiocene-Plioceneplants(petrified wood)CA0611An American Geological Railway Guide P325; http://www.generalvallejoslepthere.com/2010/08/915-petrified-forest.html38.5558,-122.6388,,AJm73|*$CA0530
-SonomaCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA053138.6102,-122.8690,location:Healdsburg.CA,AJk25|$*
Eldridge(KeekayMine)SonomaCAPetrified Palm Wood at Keekay No 1 Mineplants-angiosperms-arecales(palms)CA052938.3489,-122.5097,,AKl63?|$*
Santa Rosa(E15-PetrifiedForest)SonomaCAE from US101 on Mark West Springs Rd for 12.8km. Left on Petrified Forest Rd (Porter Creek Rd?) several km to Petrified Forest. No collecting. Tours available|Petrified tree trunks to 30m in lengthPleistocene?plants-(petrified wood trunks)CA0530http://www.gtlsys.com/Trees/Trees.html;http://www.petrifiedforest.org/38.5558,-122.6388,,AKm73?|$*CA0611
Santa Rosa(N)SonomaCAIn hills to NorthMiocene-Plioceneinvertebrates(?)(abundant)CA0610An American Geological Railway Guide P32438.4711,-122.7152,,AKk53?|$*
Santa Rosa(N-RussianRiv)SonomaCAN and NE on Mark West Creek along branch of the Russian RiverPliocene-Pleistoceneinvertebrates-mollusks?(shells)CA0609An American Geological Railway Guide P32438.5259,-122.7200,,AKl53?|$*
OakdaleStanislausCAOakdale Fauna 27-47N 120-42WPliocene LowerMehrten Sandstone?plants(16 species)CA053237.7833,-120.7000,,AJm24|$*
Marysville(Sutter) ButtesSutter?CAPaleocene-EoceneLlajasinvertebrates-echinodermsCA0535'Marysville Buttes' = 'Sutter Buttes'39.2208,-121.8157,,AKl73|*$CA0533,CA0642
South Butte(WSW)SutterCA4 km W ne1/4s28t16nr1e (39.2110 121.8614 1km SW of West Butte Dubious PLSS loc as is considerably closer to West Butte than South Butte)EoceneTejoninvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Architectonia,Cordieria,Drillia,Galeodea,Monodonta,SurculaCA0533ref to Fusina in original deleted Another reference indicates Fusus is found in overlying Miocene(?) beds in the general area. 050522. HA thinks Fusina is probably a valid gastropod genus. 100122 Cordieria originally Cordiera. Galeodea originally Galoeda39.2110,-121.8614,ne1/4s28t16nr1e,AJm72|*$CA0534,CA0535,CA0642
West Butte(NE)SutterCANE of West ButteMiocene?invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Acila,Cardium,Crassatella,Macoma,Venericardia,(others);gastropoda-FususCA0534The Tertiary gravels of the Sierra Nevada of California By Waldemar Lindgren, Frank Hall Knowlton39.2045,-121.8601,SE1/4s28t16nr1e,AJm72|*$CA0533,CA0642
West Butte(SW2)SutterCANE,in SE1/4s28t16nr1e (-121.8472, 39.2177, ( 1685 ft ) at a distance of 1526 m (39.2045 121.8601 2km SW of West Butte)Eoceneinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Trochosmilia;;;mollusks-bivalvia-CarditaCA0642The Tertiary gravels of the Sierra Nevada of California By Waldemar Lindgren, Frank Hall Knowlton39.2045,-121.8601,SE1/4s28t16nr1e,AJm72|*$CA0533,CA0534,CA0535
Cottonwood Creek(?)TehamaCA1 km up small ravine in e1/2s25t7nr8w (PLSS location is in Sonoma County nowhere near Cottonwood Creek). Lat Long put at junction of North and Middle Forks of Cottonwood Creek about 2.5km S of Gas PointCretaceousKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Astarte,Corbula,Lima,Myoconcha,Opis,Pectunculus,Spondylus;gastropoda-Fissurella,Helcion;scaphopoda-DentaliumCA0536Pectunculus originally PectundulusRansom,'Fossils in America'40.3946,-122.5254,e1/2s25t7nr8w?,AJm73|$*CA0542
PaskentaTehamaCAOn bald hills between Paskenta and Lowrey's ne1/4s8t24nr6w (39.9362 122.5404 400 m S of Mill Creek about 2km W of Lowrey Road)CretaceousKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-CriocerasCA0540Ransom,'Fossils in America'39.9362,-122.5404,ne1/4s8t24nr6w,AIm72|$*
Paskenta(N8)TehamaCA8 km N on small hillinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Arca;cephalopoda-ammonoidea-OlcostephanusCA0539Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.0959,-122.1335,,AKm73?|$*
Paskenta(NW5)TehamaCA5 km NW is s20t24nr6w (,-122.5411, 39.9357 at a distance of 1744 m (39.9206 122.5595 About 2km ENE of Whiterock Butte.)CretaceousKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Astarte,Corbula,Lucina,Nucula;gastropoda-TurboCA0538Ransom,'Fossils in America'39.9206,-122.5595,s20t24nr6w,AIm73|$*
Paskenta(W3)TehamaCA3 km W on Paskenta-Lowrey road at McCarthy Creek sw1/4s19t24nr6w (39.9088 122.4714 4.8km W of Flourney)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-AucellaCA0537Ransom,'Fossils in America'39.9088,-122.4714,sw1/4s19t24nr6w,AKm73|$*
S Fork Elder CreekTehamaCA2 km NW of Cooper's S36t25nr7w (39.9807N,-122.5902W PLSS location is in Blue Canyon between South and Middle Forks of Elder Creek)CretaceousKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-HoplitesCA0541Ransom,'Fossils in America'39.9807,-122.5902,S36t25nr7w,AIm73|$*
S Fork Elder CreekTehamaCAne1/4s6t29nr6w (this PLSS location is probably wrong. Elder Creek is further South -- West of Gerber, Tehama County). PLSS Loc is on ridge between Squaw Creek and Roaring River about 6.4km WSW of Gas Point. Lat Long is for the PLSS Loc as there is already a S Fork Elder Creek loc CA0541CretaceousKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-belemnoideaCA0542Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.3983,-122.5837,ne1/4s6t29nr6w?,AIk72|*$CA0536
Tuscan Springs(Area)TehamaCAarea exposuresCretaceousinvertebrates(diverse)CA0545Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.2408,-122.1106,,AJm73|*$CA0543,CA0544
Tuscan Springs(W)TehamaCA16 km NE of Red Bluff on Little Salt Creek, nw1/4s32t28nr2w (40.2257 122.1150 in valley of Little Salt Creek W of Tuscan Springs)invertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-Ficus,Fusus,TurritellaCA0543Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.2257,-122.1150,nw1/4s32t28nr2w,AKm72|*$CA0544,CA0545
Tuscan Springs(W)TehamaCANw1/4s32t28nr2w (40.2257 122.1150 in valley of Little Salt Creek W of Tuscan Springs)Cretaceous UpperChico (CA)invertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA0544Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.2257,-122.1150,Nw1/4s32t28nr2w,AKm72|*$CA0543,CA0545
Watson CreekTehamaCACretaceousKnoxvilleinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-belemnoideaCA054639.6797,-122.5283,,AJm73?|$*
Big Bar-Trinity River(PattisonMine)TrinityCAat Pattison and Wilshire Mines in ne1/4s5t33nr12w (-123.2558, 40.7410, ( 1320 ft ) at a distance of 653 m (3km NE of Big Bar in canyon of Manzinita Creek)invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Aucella,Cyprina,Mytilus,pectinidae-Pecten;;;;plantsCA0547Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.7410,-123.2558,ne1/4s5t33nr12w,AIm72|$*
Rattlesnake Creek(ScottFlat)TrinityCA12 km SW of Peanut in sw1/4s20t1sr8e in Sandstone-shale conglomerate (-123.3086, 40.3646 at a distance of 1074 m (E side of Scott Flatt 3km SE of Forest Glen)Jurassicinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Unio;;;plants-ginkgophyta-Taeniopteris;pteridophyta-cycadopsida-CyclopitysCA0548Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.3646,-123.3086,sw1/4s20t1sr8e,AHm72|$*
Weaverville(TrinityRiv)TrinityCAalong Trinity RiverOligoceneWeavervilleplantsCA054940.7311,-122.9408,,AKm73?|$*CA0550
Weaverville(TrinityRiv)TrinityCAalong Trinity River,CACretaceous UpperHorsetowninvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoidea-CriocerasCA0550Ransom,'Fossils in America'40.7311,-122.9408,,AKm73?|$*CA0549
ColumbiaTuolumneCATable Mountain Fauna 39-02n 120-23WMiocene Upperplants(28 species)CA055239.0333,-120.3833,,AIk54|$*
Stanislaus RiverTuolumneCAnear canyon opposite mouth of Bear Creek ne1/4 s11t1nr13e (37.9572 120.5119 (site appears to be in the middle of Melones Lake)JurassicForemanplants(abundant)CA0553Ransom,'Fossils in America'37.9572,-120.5119, ne1/4s11t1nr13e,AKm72|$*
Apache CanyonVenturaCAIn nearby ravine in S2+11t8nr23w 34.8040 119.2867vertebrates-mammals-lagomorpha-leporidae-Hypolagus;;rodentia-geomyidae-PerognathusCA0554CAUTION:Collecting vertebrate material in the US requires landowner or government permissionRansom,'Fossils in America'34.8040,-119.2867,S2t8nr23w,AJm73|$*
Gas Plant CanyonVenturaCAne1/4s18t3nr20w -119.0037, 34.3417 at a distance of 1104 m 34.3458 119.0126 (About 1km W of head of Loftus Canyon.)Eocene-MioceneSespevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-PromerycochoerusCA0555Originally entered as Promerychoerus34.3458,-119.0126,ne1/4s18t3nr20w,AKm72|$*
Grimes canyon(E2)VenturaCA2 km E on long spur NW of Oak RidgeMioceneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-AnomiaCA0556Ransom,'Fossils in America'34.2898,-118.9124,,AKm73?|$*
Little Sespe CreekVenturaCA2 km above Sespe Creek{4}Mioceneinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-PotamidesCA055734.4611,-118.9405,,AKm73?|$*
Los Posas Hills(KewQry)VenturaCAKew QuarryEocene-MioceneSespevertebrates-mammals-carnivora-canidae-Mesocyon;Hoplophoneus,saber_tooth_cats-Nimravus;;perissodactyla-rhinocerotidae-SubhyracodonCA0558Ransom,'Fossils in America'34.2518,-118.9246,,AKm54|$*
McCray Wells[?]VenturaCAN side of Simi Valley,sw1/4 s33t3nr17wEoceneLlajasinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Cucullaea,Isocardia,PinnaCA0559No citation for McCray Wells on Google or USGS 050522. The PLSS location appears to be a steep hillside just North of White Oaks Park at roughly 34.2963N 118.6615W. USGS shows no wells or springs in the area. Citations seem to indicate site exposes several formations and is about 2km E of McCray Wells.http://archive.org/stream/jstor-30058924/30058924_djvu.txt34.2963,-118.6615,,AKm73?|$*
Pearson Ranch QuarryVenturaCAThe Pearson Ranch locality is North of the Simi ValleyEocene (Duchesnean)Sespevertebrates-mammals-creodonta-Hyaenodon;insectivora-Sespedectes;primates-Chumashius;rodentia-Griphomys,PareumysCA0560The terrestrial Eocene-Oligocene transition in North America, Donald R. Prothero, Robert J. Emry34.3321,-118.7574,,AJk55|$*CA0570
Quatal CanyonVenturaCAIn s1/2s27t9nr23w County Industrial Road Camp; California: Ventura Co. -119.3312, 34.8617 at a distance of 2729 m 34.8326 119.3218MioceneMontereyvertebrates-mammals-rodentia-CitellusCA0561There does not seem to be a Quatel Canyon in California--perhaps QuatalRansom,'Fossils in America'34.8326,-119.3218,s1/2s27t9nr23w,AKm73|$*
Rincon Hill(US101+CA150)VenturaCAin road cuts at the interchange of US101 and CA150 in 17 distinct bedsPleistocenePico|Santa Barbara|San Pedroinvertebrates(diverse)-mollusks(abundant)CA056234.3836,-119.4837,,AKm72|*$CA0440,CA0471
Santa Clara RiverVenturaCAIn se1/4s13t3nr21w (-119.0220, 34.3533 at a distance of 1339 m 34.3348 119.0174 (On ridge between Richardson Canyon and Morgan Canyon about 2km ESE of Santa Clara River.)Eocene-MioceneSespevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-Leptauchenia?CA0576Ransom,'Fossils in America'34.3348,-119.0174,se1/4s13t3nr21w,AKm73|$*
Santa Paula(S)VenturaCAdue S along base of cliffs{4}Miocene Lowerinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-Scutaster;;mollusks-bivalvia-Solen;gastropoda-SolenosteiraCA056334.3368,-119.0573,,AKm73?|$*
Santa Susana(ArroyoSimi)VenturaCAIn Arroyo Simi on S side of townEoceneLlajasinvertebrates-mollusksCA056534.2593,-118.7298,,AKm73?|*$CA0569
Santa Susana(E1)VenturaCA1 km E on RR in Se1/4s7t2nr17w (PLSS 34.2686 118.6959 1.5km from Simi Valley High School)|{4}invertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-LedaCA056434.2686,-118.6959, Se1/4s7t2nr17w,AKm72|$*
Sespe Creek(Nside)VenturaCAN side on N-S Ridge{4}Mioceneinvertebrates-mollusks-gastropoda-TurritellaCA056634.4517,-118.9242,,AKm73?|$*
Simi HillsVenturaCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA056734.2244,-118.7158,,AKm63?|$*
Simi Valley NorthVenturaCAEocene (Duchesnean)Sespevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-TapochoerusCA057034.3321,-118.7574,,AJl35|$*CA0560
Simi Valley(SimiArroyo)VenturaCAin W bank of Simi ArroyoPaleocene-EoceneLlajasinvertebrates-echinoderms,mollusksCA056934.2838,-118.8601,,AKm73?|$*CA0565
Simi Valley(landfill)VenturaCAat the Simi Valley LandfillEocene-MioceneSespe?CA056834.2880,-118.7893,,AKn73?|$*
Tapo RanchVenturaCAEocene (Uintan)Sespevertebrates-mammals-artiodactyla-Tapochoerus;carnivora-Miacis,Procynodictis,Tapocyon;primates-DyseolemurCA057134.3144,-118.7184,,AKm54?|$*
Topatopa BluffVenturaCAIn Mt Pinos quad se1/4s18t5nr22w in black shales (PLSS 34.5112 119.2174)CretaceousChico (CA)protists-forams-CyclamminaCA0572Ransom,'Fossils in America'34.5112,-119.2174,se1/4s18t5nr22w,AKm72|$*
Ventura River(W)VenturaCAW along S side of Ridge N of Coyote CreekMiocene LowerVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaCA0573Ransom,'Fossils in America'34.3643,-119.3158,,AKm73?|$*
Wheeler SpringsVenturaCAEoceneCozydellinvertebrates-echinoderms(starfish)-asteroidea-AstropectenCA0574Astropecten originally Asteropecten34.5081,-119.2906,,AKm73|$*
Wiley Canyon(W)VenturaCAalong NE-SW Ridge W of mouthMiocene LowerVaquerosinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Arca,PinnaCA0575Ransom,'Fossils in America'34.3575,-118.5567,,AKm73?|$*
-(Region)Ventura|Santa BarbaraCACretaceousinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-ammonoideaCA057734.4904,-119.5024,location:Lake Jameson.CA,AJk55|$*
Capay Valley(SmithCyn)YoloCAs1/2s28t11nr3w (38.7687 122.1987 In Smith Canyon)EoceneCapayinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Trochocyathus;;;mollusks-gastropoda-Fusinus,Gemmula,Lacinia,Spiroglyphus,TurritellaCA0578Ransom,'Fossils in America'38.7687,-122.1987, s1/2s28t11nr3w,AKm72?|$*

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