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Saul, LouElla R.

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Publications of LouElla R. Saul that are based on studies of fossils in the collections of the Department of Invertebrate Paleontology.

Groves, L.T., Squires, R.L., & Saul, L.R. 2009. A check list of California Tertiary marine Mollusca since Keen & Bentson (1944): Carrying on the tradition [poster & abstract]. Western Society of Malacologists Annual Report 38:21.

Saul, L. R., & Squires, R. L. 2008. Cretaceous trichotropid gastropods from the Pacific slope of North America: possible pathways to calyptraeid morphology. The Nautilus, v. 122 (3): p. 115- 142, 74 figs.

Saul, L. R., & Squires, R. L. 2008. Volutoderminae (Gastropoda: Volutidae) of Coniacian through Maastrichtian age from the North American Pacific Slope. Journal of Paleontology, v. 82(2), p. 213-237, 11 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2007. Paleocene pareorine turritellid gastropods from the Pacific slope of North America. The Nautilus, v. 121, p. 1-16, 32 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2006. New Late Cretaceous Mytilid and Tellinoidean Bivalves from California. The Veliger, v. 48, p. 121- 135, figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2006. Cretaceous Acila (Truncacila) (Bivalvia): Nuculidae) from the Pacific Slope of North America. The Veliger, v. 48, p. 83-104, 51 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2006. Additions and refinements to Aptian to Santonian (Cretaceous) Turritella (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from the Pacific Slope of North America. The Veliger, v. 48, p. 46-60, 27 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2006. New buccinoid gastropods from uppermost Cretaceous and Paleocene strata of California and Baja California, Mexico. The Nautilus, v. 120, p. 66-78, 23 figs

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2005. New Cretaceous (Santonian and Campanian) gastropods from California and Baja California, Mexico. The Nautilus, v. 119, p. 133-148, 34 figs.

Saul, L. R., & Stadum, C. J. 2005. Fossil Argonauts (Mollusca: Cephalopoda) from the late Miocene siltstones of the Los Angeles Basin, California. Journal of Paleontology, v. 79, p. 520-531, 4 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2004.The Pseudomelaniid gastropod Paosia from the marine Cretaceous of the Pacific Slope of North America and a review of the age and paleobiogeography of the genus. Journal of Paleontology, v.78, p. 484-500, 5 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2004. Cretaceous Corbulid bivalves of the Pacific Slope of North America. The Veliger, v. 47, p. 103-129, 62 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2004. Uncommon Cretaceous naticiform gastropods from the Pacific Slope of North America. The Veliger, v. 47, p. 21-37, 22 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2003. Additions to Late Cretaceous shallow-marine gastropods from California. The Veliger, v. 46, p. 145-161, 43 figs.

Saul, L. R., & Squires, R. L. 2003. New Cretaceous cerithiform gastropods from the Pacific Slope of North America. Journal of Paleontology, v. 77, p. 442-453, 2 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2003. New Late Cretaceous Epitoniid and Zygopleurid gastropods from the Pacific Slope of North America. The Veliger, v. 46, p. 20-49, 71 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2003. New Late Cretaceous (Campanian and Maastrichtian) marine gastropods from California. Journal of Paleontology, v. 77, p. 50-63, 4 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2002. New information on Late Cretaceous, Paleocene, and Eocene neritid gastropods from the North American Pacific Slope. The Veliger, v. 45, p. 177-192, 40 figs.

Saul, L. R., & Squires, R. L. 2002. Added nerineoid gastropod evidence for a warm Turonian sea in southern California. Journal of Paleontology, v. 76, p. 386-390, 2 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2002. New early Late Cretaceous (Cenomanian) mollusks from Oregon. Journal of Paleontology, v. 76, p. 43-51, 2 figs.

Saul, L. R., & Petit, R. E. 2001. A new species of the aporrhaid gastropod genus Goniocheila Gabb, 1868, from the late Oligocene of North Carolina. The Veliger, v. 44, p. 261-270, 22 fig.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2001. A new genus of aporrhaid gastropod from upper Paleocene rocks in southern California. The Veliger, v. 44, p. 327-330, 8 fig.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2001. Late Cretaceous gastropods from the Pacific slope of North America. Journal of Paleontology, v. 75, p. 46-65, 6 figs.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 2000. The buccinid gastropod Deussenia from Upper Cretaceous strata of California. The Veliger, v. 43, p. 118-125, 12 figs.

Kennedy, G. L., Saul, L. R., & Bellows, M. L. 2000. Geology and paleontology of the basal Upper Cretaceous in San Diego County, southern California. Western Society of Malacologists, Annual Report for 1999, v. 32, p. 16. [ABSTRACT?]

Saul, L. R. 2000. Bivalves of the Opinae from the North American Pacific slope. Western Society of Malacologists, Annual Report for 1999, v. 32, p., 44-46, fig. 1 [extended abstract]

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 1998. New Upper Paleocene species of the bivalve Plicatula from southern California. Journal of Paleontology, v.72, p. 1024-1029, 3 figs.

Saul, L. R. 1998. Eight aporrhaid gastropod species from the Cretaceous of the Pacific Slope of North America and clarification of the type species of Perissoptera. The Nautilus, v. 111, p. 119-142, 67 figs.

Saul, L. R., & Squires, R. L. 1998. New Cretaceous Gastropoda from California. Palaeontology, v. 41, p. 461-488, 3 pls.

Elder, W. P., Saul, L. R., & Powell, C. L. III.1998. Late Cretaceous and Paleocene molluscan fossils of the Gualala block and their paleogeographic implications. In Elder, W. P. [ed.], Geology and Tectonics of the Gualala Block, northern California, Pacific Section Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists (Society for Sedimentary Geology), Book 84, p. 149-162, 1 pl.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 1997. Review of the bivalve genus Plicatula from Cretaceous and lower Cenozoic strata of California and Baja California. Journal of Paleontology, v. 71, p. 287-298, 4 fig.

Saul, L. R., & Squires, R. L. 1997. New species of neritid gastropods from Cretaceous and lower Cenozoic strata of the Pacific Slope of North America. The Veliger, v. 40, p. 131-147, 33 fig.

Haggart, J. W., Saul, L. R., & Watkins, R. 1997. Cretaceous shallow marine strata at Pentz, California. P. 1-7. In Erskine, M. & Lawler, D. Northern Sierra Nevada Region. Northern Caliofrnia Geological Society, Geological Field Trip Guidebook, June 14 & 15, 1997.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 1997. Late Cretaceous occurrences on the Pacific Slope of North America of the melanopsid gastropod genus Boggsia Olsson, 1929. The Veliger, v. 40, p. 193-202, 17 text-figs. (July 1, 1997).

Saul, L. R. 1996. Three new Turonian muricacean gastropods from the Santa Ana Mountains, southern California. The Veliger, v. 39, p. 125-135, 23 fig.

Elder, W. P., & Saul, L. R. 1996. Taxonomy and biostratigraphy of Coniacian through Maastrichtian Anchura (Gastropoda: Aporrhaiidae) of the North American Pacific Slope. Journal of Paleontology, v. 70, p. 381-399, 6 fig.

Saul, L. R., Squires, R. L., & Goedert, J. L. 1996. A new genus of cryptic lucinid? bivalve from Eocene cold seeps and turbidite-influenced mudstone, western Washington. Journal of Paleontology, v. 70, p. 788-794, 3 fig.

Abbott, P. L., Smith, D. P., Sliter, W. V., & Saul, L. R. 1995. Paleogeography of three Paleocene limestones in Baja California, Mexico. In Fritsche, A. E. [ed.], Cenozoic paleogeography of the western United States - II. Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists (Society for Sedimentary Geology), Book 75, p. 1-8.

Kirby, M. X. & Saul, L. R. 1995. The Tethyan bivalve Roudairia from the Upper Cretaceous of California. Palaeontology 38, p. 23-38, 2 pl.

Saul, L. R. 1995. Muricacean? gastropods of Late Cretaceous (Turonian) age from the Santa Ana Mountains, California. Western Society of Malacologist, Annual Report, v. 27, p. 9-11 (Oct. 31, 1995).

Smith, D. P., Saul, L. R., & Berry, K. D. 1994. Pre-Neogene translation(?) of the Penninsular Ranges Terrane: a resolvable (?) paradox in southwestern North American geology. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, Cordilleran Section, vol. 26, #2, p. 93.

Elder, W. P., & Saul, L. R. 1993. Paleogeographic implications of molluscan assemblages in the Upper Cretaceous (Campanian) Pigeon Point Formation, California. In Dunne, G. C., & McDougall, K. A., Mesozoic Paleogeography of the Western United States - II. Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists (Society for Sedimentary Geology), Book 71, p. 171-185, 2 pl. 4 fig.

Squires, R. L., & Saul, L. R. 1993. A new species of Otostoma (Gastropoda: Neritidae) from near the Cretaceous/Tertiary boundary at Dip Creek, Lake Nacimiento, California. The Veliger, v. 36, p. 259-264, 4 figs.

Saul, L. R. 1993. Type and referred specimens of fossil Invertebrata in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Supplement 4: specimens formerly conserved at the University of California, Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Natural History History Museum, Technical Reports 8, 72 p.

Saul, L. R. & Popenoe, W. P. 1993. Additions to Pacific Slope Turonian Gastropoda. The Veliger, v. 36, p. 351 - 388, 138 figs.

Saul, L. R. 1993. Pacific Slope Cretaceous bivalves: eight venerid species. Journal of Paleontology, v. 67, p. 965-979, 6 figures.

Saul, L. R., & Popenoe, W. P. 1992. Pacific Slope Cretaceous Bivalves of the genus Calva. Los Angeles County Natural History Museum, Contributions in Science 433, 68 p., 287 figs., 17 tables.

Alderson, J. M., & Saul, L. R. 1992. A probable occurrence of the ammonite genus Hoplitoplacenticeras Paulcke, 1907, on the Vizcaino Peninsula, Baja California Sur, Mexico. First Internationa Meeting on Geology of the Baja California Peninsula, Memorias, Universidad Autonoma de Baja California Sur, La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico, p. 97-99.

Saul, L. R. 1992. What do we know about Cretaceous Pacific Slope venerid bivalves? The Western Society of Malacologists, Annual Report, vol. 24, p. 3-7.

Saul, L. R. 1991. Type and referred specimens of fossil Invertebrata in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Supplement 3: Mollusca formerly conserved at the University of California, Los Angeles. Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History, Technical Reports 6, 173 p.

Saul, L. R. 1990. From Trichotropidae to Calyptraeidae by way of Lysis Gabb, 1864. Western Society of Malacologists, Annual Report, v. 22, p. 12-13.

Saul, L. R. 1990. Lesser leaping gastropods: the Aporrhaidae. Bulletin of the Southern California Paleontological Society, v. 22 (9 & 10), p. 102-110, 15 figs.

Bannon, J. L. Bottjer, D. J., Lund, S. P., & Saul, L. R., 1989. Magnetostratigraphic evidence for placement of the Campanian/Maastrichtian Boundary within the Point Loma Formation, San Diego, California. Geology, v. 17, p. 80-83, 4 fig.

Saul, L. R., 1989. The shape of Tessarolax, an unusual Late Cretaceous gastropod. Western Society of Malacologists, Annual Report, v. 21, p. 20, fig.

Saul, L. R., 1989. California Late Cretaceous donaciform bivalves. Veliger, v. 32, p.188-208, 86 fig.

Saul, L. R., 1989. Book Review: New Zealand Mesozoic bivalves of the Superfamily Trigoniacea, by C. A. Fleming, 1987. Veliger, v. 32, p. 329-330.

Saul, L. R., 1988. California Late Cretaceous donaciform bivalves. Western Society of Malacologists, Annual Report, v. 20, p. 33-34 [extended ABSTRACT].

Saul, L. R., 1988. Rhectomyax Stewart, 1930 (Bivalvia: Kelleedae): a familial reassignment. Journal of Paleontology, v. 62, p. 481.

Saul, L. R., 1988. New Late Cretaceous and Early Tertiary Perissityidae (Gastropoda) from the Pacific Slope of North America. Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History, Contributions in Science 400, 25 p., 128 fig.

Saul, L. R., 1988. Latest Cretaceous and Early Tertiary Tudiclidae and Melongenidae (Gastropoda) from the Pacific Slope of North America. Journal of Paleontology, v. 62, p. 880-889, 4 fig.

Saul, L. R., 1987. Classification of two Late Cretaceous gastropods lineages --Hindsia nodulosa (Whiteaves, 1874) and Fusus kingii Gabb, 1864. Western Society of Malacologists, Annual Report 19, p. 14.

Popenoe, W. P., Saul, L. R., & Susuki, T. 1987. Gyrodiform gastropods from the Pacific Coast Cretaceous and Paleocene. Journal of Paleontology, v. 61, p. 70-100, 7 fig.

Popenoe, W. P., & Saul, L. R., 1987. Evolution and classification of the Late Cretaceous-Early Tertiary gastropod Perissitys. Contributions in Science 380, 37 p., 182 fig.

Saul, L. R., 1986. Gastropod evolutionary patterns: Perissitys and its allies. Western Society of Malacologists, Annual Report for 1985, v. 18, p. 26. [ABSTRACT]

Saul, L. R., 1986. West coast Cretaceous molluscan faunas: time and aspect of changes. In Abbott, P. L. (ed.), Cretaceous paleogeography and stratigraphy. Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists (Society of Sedimentary Geology), Book 46, P. 131-136, 1 fig.

Saul, L. R., 1986. Pacific West coast Cretaceous molluscan faunas: time and aspect of changes. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, & Society of Economic Geophysicists, Pacific Sections, 61st Annual Meeting Program, p. 38. [ABSTRACT]

Saul, L. R., 1986. Pacific West coast Cretaceous molluscan faunas: time and aspect of changes. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Bulletin v. 70, p. 478. [ABSTRACT]

Saul, L. R., 1986. Taxonomic position of the Late Cretaceous gastropods "Hindsia nodulosa (Whiteaves, 1874)" and "Fusus"kingii Gabb, 1864. American Malacological Bulletin, v. 4, p. 236. [ABSTRACT]

Saul, L. R., 1986. Mollusks of latest Cretaceous and Paleocene age, Lake Nacimiento, California. In Grove, K., and Graham, S. A., [eds.], Geology of Upper Cretaceous and Lower Tertiary rocks near Lake Nacimiento, California. Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists (Society of Sedimentary Geology), Field Trip, Book 49, p. 25-32, 60 fig.

Woods, A. J., Cushing, & Saul, L. R., 1986. New Neritidae from southwestern North America. Journal of Paleontology, v. 60, p. 636-655, 6 fig.

Wilson, E. C., & Saul, L. R., 1986. Collection transfer. Journal of Paleontology, v. 60, p. 1281.

Saul, L. R., 1983. Turritella zonation across the Cretaceous-Tertiary Boundary, California. University of California Publications in Geological Science, v. 125, 164 p., 7 pl., 27 text-fig.

Saul, L. R., 1983. Notes on Paleogene turritellas, venericardias, and molluscan stages of the Simi Valley area, California. Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists & Mineralogists (Society of Sedimentary Geology), Fall Field Trip Volume & Guidebook, p. 71-80, 2 pl., 2 fig.

Saul, L. R., 1982. Water depth indications from Late Cretaceous mollusks, Santa Ana Mountains, California. In Bottjer, D. J., Colburn, I. P., & Cooper, J. D., (eds.), Late Cretaceous depositional environments and paleogeography, Santa Ana Mountains, Southern California. Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists (Society of Sedimentary Geology), Annual Convention Field Guidebook & Volume, p. 69-76, 3 text-fig.

Colburn, I. P., Saul, L. R., & Almgren, A. A., 1981. The Chatsworth Formation: a new formation name for the Upper Cretaceous strata of the Simi Hills Cretaceous turbidites, California. In Link, M. H., Squires, R. L., & Colburn, I. P., [eds], Simi Hills Cretaceous turbidites, southern California. Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists (Society of Sedimentary Geology), Fall 1981 Field Trip Volume & Guidebook, p. 9-16, 2 figs.

Saul, L. R., & Alderson, J. M, 1981. Late Cretaceous Mollusca of the Simi Hills: an introduction. In Link, M. H., Squires, R. L., & Colburn, I. P., [eds], Simi Hills Cretaceous turbidites, southern California. Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists (Society of Sedimentary Geology), Fall 1981 Field Trip Volume & Guidebook, P. 29-41, 3 pl., 1 fig.

Saul, L. R., 1979. A hollow spined Anapachydiscus peninsularis with possible mosasaur impressions. Los Angeles County Natural History Museum, Contribution in Science 304, 8 p., 7 fig., 1 table.

Saul, L. R., 1979. Tentative Turritella zonation across the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 11, pt. 2, p. 125-126. [ABSTRACT]

Saul, L. R., 1976, Reinterpretation of hinge structures of two Devonian Bivalvia: Congeriomorpha and Tusayana. Journal of Paleontology, v. 50, p. 153-157, text-figs. 1-4.

Saul, L. R., 1975. The North Pacific Cretaceous trigoniid genus Yaadia. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with programs, v. 7, no. 3, p. 367-368. [ABSTRACT]

Saul, L. R., 1975. The North Pacific Cretaceous trigoniid genus Yaadia. University of California Publications in Geological Science, v. 119, 65 p., 12 pls., 20 text-figs., 12 tables.

Saul, L. R., 1974. Described or figured West Coast species of Cymbophora. Journal of Paleontology, v. 48, p. 1068-1095, 3 pls., 7 text-figs.

Saul, L. R., 1973. Evidence for the origin of the Mactridae (Bivalvia) in the Cretaceous. University of California Publications in Geological Science, v. 97, 59 p., 3 pl., 8 text-figs.

Saul, L. R., 1973. Parallel evolution and continental drift. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with programs, v. 5, no. 1, p. 99-100. [ABSTRACT]

Popenoe, W. P., & Saul, L. R., 1972. Cretaceous megafossil faunas of the Coalinga region. In Steinert, R. E., [ed.], Cretaceous of the Coalinga area. Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists (Society of Sedimentary Geology), 1972 Fall Field Trip Guidebook, p. 27-41.

Saul, L. R., 1971. "Hindsia nodulosa (Whiteaves)": another Upper Cretaceous gastropod lineage? Geological Society of America, Abstracts with programs, v. 3, no. 2, p. 189-190. [ABSTRACT]

Saul, L. R., 1970. Upper Cretaceous faunas of Punta Banda. In Pacific slope geology of northern Baja California and adjacent Alta California. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Society of Economic Paleontologists & Mineralogists, & Society of Exploration Geophysicists, Pacific Sections, Guidebook Fall Field Trip, p. 79-82.

Saul, L. R., 1969, Evidence for the genesis of the Mactridae in the Cretaceous. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with programs for 1969, pt. 3, p. 58-59. [ABSTRACT]

Saul, L. R., & Popenoe, W. P., 1962. Meekia, enigmatic Cretaceous pelecypod genus. University of California Publications in Geological Science, v. 40, p. 289-344, 6 pls., 4 text-figs.

Saul, L. R., 1961. Stratigraphy and correlation of the Chico Formation (Upper Cretaceous) at its type locality. In East-Central Sacramento Valley: Marysville (Sutter) Buttes - Chico Creek - Oroville. Sacramento Geological Society, Annual Field Trip, p. 16-21.

Saul, L. R., & Saul, R. B., 1960. Fossils: what they mean and how to collect them. California Division of Mines, Mineral Information Service, v. 13, p. 1-7.

Popenoe, W. P., & Saul, L. R., 1960. Enigmatic Cretaceous pelecypod genus Meekia. Geological Society of America, Bulletin v. 71, p. 2072 [ABSTRACT].

Saul, L. R., 1960. Statement concerning Cretaceous beds on Chico Creek, p. 1526-1527. In Popenoe, W. P., Imlay, R. W., & Murphy, M. A., Correlation of the Cretaceous formations of the Pacific Coast (United States and northwestern Mexico). Geological Society of America, Bulletin v. 17.

Saul, L. R., 1959. Upper Cretaceous faunal assemblages from Chico Creek, Butte County, California. Geological Society of America, Bulletin, v. 70, p. 1746 [ABSTRACT].

Saul, L. R., 1958. Upper Cretaceous strata and faunas of Chico Creek. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Pacific Section, 35th Annual Meeting Program, p. 30-31 [ABSTRACT].

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An example of the localities collected include the upper Cretacaeous, Chico Formation, Fossil Bluff, Chico Creek, Butte County, California.

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