Solariorbis infracarinatus Gabb, 1881 Gabb’s Vitrinella

Solariorbis infracarinatus Gabb, 1881 Gabb’s Vitrinella

Hilton Head, South Carolina (2 mm.). Digital images by David Kirsh.

Scanning Electron Micrographs (SEM) of fossil specimens

Solariorbis infracarinatus Gabb, 1881 Gabb’s Vitrinella

Solariorbis infracarinatus Gabb, 1881 Gabb’s Vitrinella

Solariorbis infracarinatus Gabb, 1881 Gabb’s Vitrinella

Solariorbis infracarinatus Gabb, 1881 Gabb’s Vitrinella

    Lower Pinecrest beds, Upper Tamiami Formation, Sarasota County, Florida. The specimen pictured in the two two images measures 1.20 mm. while the specimen pictured in the bottom two images measures 1.25 mm. SEMs produced in collaboration with Dr. Ann Heatherington, Dept. of Geology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.