Cerithiopsis flava (C. B. Adams, 1850) Yellow Miniature Cerith

Cerithiopsis flava (C. B. Adams, 1850) Yellow Miniature Cerith

Cerithiopsis flava (C. B. Adams, 1850) Yellow Miniature Cerith

    Brushed off rocks exposed by -0.9 tide, just inside Blind Pass, St. Petersburg Beach, Pinellas Co., FL., 12/23/1999 (4.1 mm.). Digital image by Marlo Krisberg

    28.03439N 092.26978W, dredged in 71-74 m. in fine coralline rubble grunge and dead shells - LA [4 mm.] [first three whorls are missing]

Scanning Electron Micrographs (SEM) Of Fossil Specimens

Cerithiopsis flava (C. B. Adams, 1850) Yellow Miniature Cerith

Cerithiopsis flava (C. B. Adams, 1850) Yellow Miniature Cerith Cerithiopsis flava (C. B. Adams, 1850) Yellow Miniature Cerith

Cerithiopsis flava (C. B. Adams, 1850) Yellow Miniature Cerith

   Lower Pinecrest beds, Upper Tamiami Formation, Sarasota County, Florida. The bottom specimen (three SEMs) measures 2.07 mm. SEMs produced in collaboration with Dr. Ann Heatherington, Dept. of Geology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.