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Marshall Islandsi
Regional Level Types
Marshall IslandsCountry

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Key
Area:
181 km2
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Majuro25,400 (2018)
Ebaye15,000 (2013)
Arno2,068 (2013)
Jabor1,200 (2013)
Wotje880 (2013)
Mili854 (2013)
Other Languages:
French:
Îles Marshall
German:
Marshallinseln
Italian:
Isole Marshall
Russian:
Маршалловы Острова
Simplified Chinese:
馬紹爾群島
Spanish:
Islas Marshall
Afrikaans:
Marshalleilande
Albanian:
Ishujt Marshall
Arabic:
جزر مارشال
Belarusian:
Маршалавы Астравы
Bulgarian:
Маршалови острови
Catalan:
Illes Marshall
Czech:
Marshallovy ostrovy
Danish:
Marshalløerne
Dutch:
Marshalleilanden
Estonian:
Marshalli Saared
Farsi/Persian:
جزایر مارشال
Finnish:
Marshallinsaaret
Galician:
Illas Marshall
Greek:
Νήσοι Μάρσαλ
Hebrew:
איי מרשל
Hindi:
मार्शल द्वीपसमूह
Hungarian:
Marshall-szigetek
Icelandic:
Marshalleyjar
Indonesian:
Kepulauan Marshall
Irish Gaelic:
Oileáin Marshall
Japanese:
マーシャル諸島
Korean:
마셜 제도
Latvian:
Māršala Salas
Lithuanian:
Maršalo salos
Macedonian:
Маршалски Острови
Norwegian:
Marshalløyene
Polish:
Wyspy Marshalla
Portuguese:
Ilhas Marshall
Romanian:
Insulele Marshall
Serbian:
Маршалска Острва
Slovak:
Marshallove ostrovy
Slovenian:
Marshallovi otoki
Swahili:
Visiwa vya Marshall
Swedish:
Marshallöarna
Tagalog:
Kapuluang Marshall
Thai:
หมู่เกาะมาร์แชลล์
Turkish:
Marshall Adaları
Ukrainian:
Маршаллові Острови
Vietnamese:
Quần đảo Marshall
Welsh:
Ynysoedd Marshall


A Micronesian island nation in the western Pacific Ocean, located north of Nauru and Kiribati. 29 atolls and 5 isolated islands.

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4 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Rex, R. W. (1967). Authigenic silicates formed from basaltic glass by more than 60 million years contact with sea water, Sylvania Guyot, Marshall Islands. In Clays and Clay Minerals: Proceedings of the Fifteenth Conference, Clay Minerals Society (pp. 195-203).
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Rex, R. W. (1967). Authigenic silicates formed from basaltic glass by more than 60 million years contact with sea water, Sylvania Guyot, Marshall Islands. In Clays and Clay Minerals: Proceedings of the Fifteenth Conference, Clay Minerals Society (pp. 195-203).
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Rex, R. W. (1967). Authigenic silicates formed from basaltic glass by more than 60 million years contact with sea water, Sylvania Guyot, Marshall Islands. In Clays and Clay Minerals: Proceedings of the Fifteenth Conference, Clay Minerals Society (pp. 195-203).
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Rex, R. W. (1967). Authigenic silicates formed from basaltic glass by more than 60 million years contact with sea water, Sylvania Guyot, Marshall Islands. In Clays and Clay Minerals: Proceedings of the Fifteenth Conference, Clay Minerals Society (pp. 195-203).
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Rex, R. W. (1967). Authigenic silicates formed from basaltic glass by more than 60 million years contact with sea water, Sylvania Guyot, Marshall Islands. In Clays and Clay Minerals: Proceedings of the Fifteenth Conference, Clay Minerals Society (pp. 195-203).
'Phillipsite subgroup'
Reference: Rex, R. W. (1967). Authigenic silicates formed from basaltic glass by more than 60 million years contact with sea water, Sylvania Guyot, Marshall Islands. In Clays and Clay Minerals: Proceedings of the Fifteenth Conference, Clay Minerals Society (pp. 195-203).
'UM1995-20-OH:AlMgMnNi'
Formula: Mn4+(O,OH)2(Mg,Ni,Al,OH)2•nH2O
Reference: Gorshkov, A.I., Bogdanov, Yu.A., Sivtsov, A.V., Mokhov, S.V. (1995): A new Mg-AI-Ni asbo1ane. Doklady Akad. Nauk: 342(6): 781-784 (in Russian); in: Jambor, J.L., Pertsev, N.N., Roberts, A.C. (1996): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 81: 766
Vernadite
Formula: (Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Hein, J. R., Schwab, W. C., & Davis, A. (1988). Cobalt-and platinum-rich ferromanganese crusts and associated substrate rocks from the Marshall Islands. Marine Geology, 78(3-4), 255-283.

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Vernadite4.FE.40(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Phillipsite subgroup'-
'UM1995-20-OH:AlMgMnNi'-Mn4+(O,OH)2(Mg,Ni,Al,OH)2•nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Vernadite4.4.9.1(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Phillipsite subgroup'-
'UM1995-20-OH:AlMgMnNi'-Mn4+(O,OH)2(Mg,Ni,Al,OH)2•nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H UM1995-20-OH:AlMgMnNiMn4+(O,OH)2(Mg,Ni,Al,OH)2•nH2O
OOxygen
O Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O UM1995-20-OH:AlMgMnNiMn4+(O,OH)2(Mg,Ni,Al,OH)2•nH2O
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg UM1995-20-OH:AlMgMnNiMn4+(O,OH)2(Mg,Ni,Al,OH)2•nH2O
AlAluminium
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al UM1995-20-OH:AlMgMnNiMn4+(O,OH)2(Mg,Ni,Al,OH)2•nH2O
SiSilicon
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CaCalcium
Ca Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MnManganese
Mn Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Mn UM1995-20-OH:AlMgMnNiMn4+(O,OH)2(Mg,Ni,Al,OH)2•nH2O
FeIron
Fe Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
NiNickel
Ni UM1995-20-OH:AlMgMnNiMn4+(O,OH)2(Mg,Ni,Al,OH)2•nH2O

Fossils

There are 16 fossil localities from the PaleoBioDB database within this region.

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Occurrences795
Youngest Fossil Listed0.01 Ma (Pleistocene)
Oldest Fossil Listed48.6 Ma (Eocene)
Fossils from RegionClick here to show the list.
Accepted NameHierarchy Age
Amphistegina
genus
Chromista : Foraminifera : Globothalamea : Rotaliida : Amphisteginidae : Amphistegina2.588 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Austrotrillina
genus
Chromista : Foraminifera : Tubothalamea : Miliolida : Austrotrillinidae : Austrotrillina23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Calcarina
genus
Chromista : Foraminifera : Globothalamea : Rotaliida : Calcarinidae : Calcarina0.126 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Carpenteria
genus
Chromista : Foraminifera : Globothalamea : Rotaliida : Victoriellidae : Carpenteria11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Marginopora
genus
Chromista : Foraminifera : Tubothalamea : Miliolida : Soritidae : Marginopora11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Operculina
genus
Chromista : Foraminifera : Globothalamea : Rotaliida : Nummulitidae : Operculina11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Rotalia
genus
Chromista : Foraminifera : Globothalamea : Rotaliida : Rotaliidae : Rotalia0.126 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Sagenina
genus
Chromista : Foraminifera : Monothalamea : Astrorhizida : Dryorhizopsidae : Sagenina11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Textularia
genus
Chromista : Foraminifera : Globothalamea : Textulariida : Textulariidae : Textularia11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Millepora
genus
Animalia : Cnidaria : Hydrozoa : Anthoathecata : Milleporidae : Millepora11.608 - 3.6 Ma
Neogene
Tubipora
genus
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Alcyonacea : Tubiporidae : Tubipora0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Heliopora
genus
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Helioporacea : Helioporidae : Heliopora38 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Acropora
genus
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Acropora11.608 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Cycloseris
genus
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Fungiidae : Cycloseris11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Porites
genus
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Poritidae : Porites23.03 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Acanthochitona
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Polyplacophora : Chitonida : Acanthochitonidae : Acanthochitona11.608 - 3.6 Ma
Neogene
Cryptoplax
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Polyplacophora : Chitonida : Cryptoplacidae : Cryptoplax23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Loricella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Polyplacophora : Chitonida : Loricidae : Loricella0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Astralium
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Turbinidae : Astralium23.03 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Collonista
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Colloniidae : Collonista23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Emarginula
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Lepetellida : Fissurellidae : Emarginula0.126 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Leucorhynchia
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Skeneidae : Leucorhynchia23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Hemitoma (Montfortia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Fissurellidae : Hemitoma : Hemitoma (Montfortia)0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Phasianella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Phasianellidae : Phasianella11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Pisulina
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cycloneritida : Neritiliidae : Pisulina11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Rimula
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Lepetellida : Fissurellidae : Rimula0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Synaptocochlea
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Trochidae : Synaptocochlea11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Manzonia (Alvinia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Manzonia : Manzonia (Alvinia)23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Ampullinopsis
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Architaenioglossa : Ampullinidae : Ampullinopsis33.9 - 28.4 Ma
Oligocene
Ataxocerithium
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Newtoniellidae : Ataxocerithium0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Atlanta
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Atlantidae : Atlanta0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Balcis
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Eulimidae : Balcis23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Bittiolum
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cerithiidae : Bittiolum23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Caecum
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Caecum15.97 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Canarium
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Strombidae : Canarium2.588 - 0.781 Ma
Pleistocene
Cautotriphora
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Triphoridae : Cautotriphora3.6 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Cerithium
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cerithiidae : Cerithium11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Cingula
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Cingula11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Clypeomorus
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cerithiidae : Clypeomorus23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Cypraea
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cypraeidae : Cypraea48.6 - 37.2 Ma
Eocene
Diala
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Dialidae : Diala23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Distorsio
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Ranellidae : Distorsio0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Elephantanellum
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Caecidae : Caecum5.333 - 3.6 Ma
Neogene
Fartulum
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Caecidae : Fartulum15.97 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Epitonium (Gyroscala)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Epitoniidae : Epitonium : Epitonium (Gyroscala)0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Haplocochlias
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Skeneidae : Haplocochlias11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Iravadia
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Iravadiidae : Iravadia15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Krebsia
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Hipponicidae : Krebsia23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Strombus (Lentigo)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Strombidae : Strombus : Strombus (Lentigo)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Lophocochlias
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Tornidae : Lophocochlias23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Lydiphnis
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Tornidae : Lydiphnis15.97 - 3.6 Ma
Neogene
Zebina (Morchiella)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Zebina : Zebina (Morchiella)15.97 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Munditiella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Skeneidae : Munditiella11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Notoseila
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cerithiopsidae : Seila11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Obtortio
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Scaliolidae : Finella23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Peringiella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissoidae : Peringiella11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Rissoina (Phosinella)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Rissoina : Rissoina (Phosinella)23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Pisinna
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Anabathridae : Pisinna23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Plesiotrochus
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Plesiotrochidae : Plesiotrochus23.03 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Cyclostremiscus (Ponocyclus)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Vitrinellidae : Cyclostremiscus : Cyclostremiscus (Ponocyclus)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Potamides
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Potamididae : Potamides11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Putilla (Pseudosetia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Seguenziidae : Putilla : Putilla (Pseudosetia)23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Clava (Pseudovertagus)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Cerithiidae : Rhinoclavis : Clava (Pseudovertagus)15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Rissoina
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissoinidae : Rissoina23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Rissoina (Rissolina)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Rissoina : Rissoina (Rissolina)23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Rissoina (Schwartziella)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Rissoina : Rissoina (Schwartziella)23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Septa
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Cymatiidae : Septa0.126 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Serpulorbis
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vermetidae : Serpulorbis11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Sinum
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Naticidae : Sinum0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Solariorbis
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Tornidae : Solariorbis15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Triphora
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Triphoridae : Triphora23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Vanikoro
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vanikoridae : Vanikoro11.608 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Vermicularia
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Turritellidae : Vermicularia33.9 - 15.97 Ma
Cenozoic
Vicarya
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Potamididae : Vicarya33.9 - 28.4 Ma
Oligocene
Vitrinella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vitrinellidae : Vitrinella23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Columbella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Columbellidae : Columbella15.97 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Vexillum (Costellaria)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Costellariidae : Vexillum : Vexillum (Costellaria)15.97 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Drupa (Cronia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Thaididae : Drupa : Drupa (Cronia)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Eocithara
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Harpidae : Eocithara11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Eratoidea
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Marginellidae : Eratoidea11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Euplica
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Columbellidae : Euplica11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Pugilina (Mayeria)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Melongenidae : Pugilina : Pugilina (Mayeria)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Mitra
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Mitridae : Mitra15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Mitrella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Mitrella11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Morula
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Morula0.126 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Nassarius
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Nassariidae : Nassarius11.608 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Mitra (Nebularia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Mitridae : Mitra : Mitra (Nebularia)11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Nassarius (Niotha)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Nassariidae : Nassarius : Nassarius (Niotha)15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Subula (Oxymeris)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Terebridae : Terebra : Subula (Oxymeris)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Peristernia
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Fasciolariidae : Peristernia15.97 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Phrontis
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Nassariidae : Phrontis0.126 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Pterynotus
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Pterynotus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Vexillum (Pusia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Costellariidae : Vexillum : Vexillum (Pusia)15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Pyrene
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Columbellidae : Pyrene0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Strioterebrum
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Terebridae : Strioterebrum11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Vexillum
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Costellariidae : Vexillum23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Anachis (Zafra)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Columbellidae : Anachis : Anachis (Zafra)11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Zemitrella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Columbellidae : Zemitrella11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Torinia (Climacopoma)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Architectonicidae : Torinia : Torinia (Climacopoma)23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Eulima
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Eulimidae : Eulima15.97 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Pseudotorinia
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Architectonicidae : Pseudotorinia15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Psilaxis
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Architectonicidae : Psilaxis15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Arca
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Arcida : Arcidae : Arca48.6 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Lithophaga
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Mytilida : Mytilidae : Lithophaga0.126 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Mytilus
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Mytilida : Mytilidae : Mytilus2.588 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Ostrea
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Ostreida : Ostreidae : Ostraea48.6 - 37.2 Ma
Eocene
Pecten
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Pectinida : Pectinidae : Pecten48.6 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Cardium
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Cardium23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Chama
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Venerida : Chamidae : Chama0.126 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Circe
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Venerida : Veneridae : Circe2.588 - 0.781 Ma
Pleistocene
Tellina
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Cardiida : Tellinidae : Tellina2.588 - 0.781 Ma
Pleistocene
Tridacna
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Cardiida : Cardiidae : Tridacna11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Inella
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Triphoridae : Inella15.97 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Myliobatiformes
order
Animalia : Chordata : Elasmobranchii : Myliobatiformes0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Anguilliformes
order
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopterygii : Anguilliformes0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Calotomus
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Labriformes : Scaridae : Calotomus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Naso
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Acanthuriformes : Acanthuridae : Naso0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Scarus
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Labriformes : Scaridae : Scarus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Sula
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Suliformes : Sulidae : Sula0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Chelonioidea
superfamily
Animalia : Chordata : Reptilia : Testudines : Chelonioidea0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Laridae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Charadriiformes : Laridae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Procellariidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Procellariiformes : Procellariidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Puffinus
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Procellariiformes : Procellariidae : Puffinus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Rattus
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Rodentia : Muridae : Rattus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Serranidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Perciformes : Serranidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Mesophyllum
genus
Plantae : Rhodophyta : Florideophyceae : Corallinales : Hapalidiaceae : Mesophyllum23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Cyphastrea
genus
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Merulinidae : Cyphastrea11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Lithophyllum
genus
Plantae : Rhodophyta : Florideophyceae : Corallinales : Corallinaceae : Lithophyllum23.03 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Lithothamnion
genus
Plantae : Rhodophyta : Florideophyceae : Corallinales : Hapalidiaceae : Lithothamnion23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Halimeda
genus
Plantae : Chlorophyta : Ulvophyceae : Bryopsidales : Halimedaceae : Halimeda37.2 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Elasmobranchii
class
Animalia : Chordata : Elasmobranchii0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Hipponix (Antisabia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Hipponicidae : Hipponix : Hipponix (Antisabia)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Arcidae
family
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Arcida : Arcidae5.333 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Cerithiidae
family
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Cerithiidae2.588 - 0.781 Ma
Pleistocene
Cerithium (Cerithium) nodulosum
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Cerithiidae : Cerithium : Cerithium (Cerithium) nodulosum11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Conus eburneus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Conidae : Conus : Conus eburneus11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Luria isabella
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cypraeidae : Luria : Luria isabella0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Monetaria moneta
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cypraeidae : Monetaria : Monetaria moneta0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Dentarene
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Liotiidae : Dentarene23.03 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Diodora granifera
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Lepetellida : Fissurellidae : Diodora : Diodora granifera0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Eucithara
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Mangeliidae : Eucithara11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Heliacus variegatus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Architectonicidae : Heliacus : Heliacus variegatus11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Hirtomurex
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Hirtomurex15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Cyrbasia (Joculator)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cerithiopsidae : Cyrbasia : Cyrbasia (Joculator)15.97 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Tonicia (Lucilina)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Polyplacophora : Neoloricata : Chitonidae : Tonicia : Tonicia (Lucilina)3.6 - 2.588 Ma
Cenozoic
Lucinidae
family
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Lucinida : Lucinidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Triphora (Mastonia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Triphoridae : Triphora : Triphora (Mastonia)11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Scutus (Nannoscutum)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Emarginulinae : Scutus : Scutus (Nannoscutum)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Naticidae
family
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Naticidae2.588 - 0.781 Ma
Pleistocene
Nerita (Linnerita) polita
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neritidae : Nerita : Nerita (Linnerita) polita15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Quoyula
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Coralliophilidae : Quoyula0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Rhinoclavis sinensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cerithiidae : Rhinoclavis : Rhinoclavis sinensis11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Rimula exquisita
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Lepetellida : Fissurellidae : Cranopsis : Cranopsis exquisita3.6 - 2.588 Ma
Cenozoic
Rissoidae
family
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Rissoidae2.588 - 0.781 Ma
Pleistocene
Strombus (Canarium) fragilis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Strombidae : Canarium : Strombus (Canarium) fragilis11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Strombus (Gibberulus) gibberulus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Strombidae : Strombus : Strombus (Gibberulus) gibberulus0.126 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Strombus (Conomurex) luhuanus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Strombidae : Strombus : Strombus (Conomurex) luhuanus5.333 - 3.6 Ma
Neogene
Canarium mutabile
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Strombidae : Canarium : Canarium mutabile0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Strombus vomer
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Strombidae : Euprotomus : Euprotomus vomer0.126 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Emarginula (Subzeidora)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Emarginulinae : Emarginula : Emarginula (Subzeidora)23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Tellinidae
family
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Cardiida : Tellinidae2.588 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Terebra affinis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Terebridae : Myurella : Myurella affinis0.126 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Turbo (Marmarostoma) argyrostomus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Turbinidae : Turbo : Turbo (Marmarostoma) argyrostomus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Euchelus (Vaceuchelus)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Calliotropidae : Euchelus : Euchelus (Vaceuchelus)0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Vanikoro cancellata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Vanikoridae : Vanikoro : Vanikoro cancellata23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Veneridae
family
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Venerida : Veneridae5.333 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Vexillum deshayesi
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Costellariidae : Vexillum : Vexillum deshayesi11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Zafrona
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Columbellidae : Zafrona0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Bothidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Pleuronectiformes : Bothidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Volvarina avena
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Marginellidae : Volvarina : Volvarina avena15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Homo sapiens
species
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Primates : Hominidae : Homo : Homo sapiens0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Carcharhinidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Elasmobranchii : Carcharhiniformes : Carcharhinidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Carangidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Carangiformes : Carangidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Scombridae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Scombriformes : Scombridae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Tetraodontidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Tetraodontiformes : Tetraodontidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Diodontidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Tetraodontiformes : Diodontidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Cerithium tenellum
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cerithiidae : Cerithium : Cerithium tenellum2.588 - 0.781 Ma
Pleistocene
Bittium (Bittium)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Cerithiidae : Bittium : Bittium (Bittium)15.97 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Coralliophila (Pseudomurex)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Coralliophila : Coralliophila (Pseudomurex)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Terebralia sulcata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Potamididae : Terebralia : Terebralia sulcata11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Neritopsis radula
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neritoina : Neritopsidae : Neritopsis : Neritopsis radula15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Ipsa childreni
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cypraeidae : Pustularia : Ipsa childreni0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Turritella (Turritella)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Turritellidae : Turritella : Turritella (Turritella)2.588 - 0.781 Ma
Pleistocene
Turritella (Kurosioia) cingulifera
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Turritellidae : Turritella : Turritella (Kurosioia) cingulifera37.2 - 15.97 Ma
Cenozoic
Sterninae
subfamily
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Charadriiformes : Laridae : Sterninae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Fregata
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Suliformes : Fregatidae : Fregata0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Rissoina (Zebinella)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Rissoina : Rissoina (Zebinella)15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Canis familiaris
species
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Carnivora : Canidae : Canis : Canis familiaris0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Sus scrofa
species
Animalia : Chordata : Mammalia : Artiodactyla : Suidae : Sus : Sus scrofa0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Coralliophila (Coralliophila)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Muricidae : Coralliophila : Coralliophila (Coralliophila)0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Rhinoclavis vertagus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Cerithiidae : Rhinoclavis : Rhinoclavis vertagus2.588 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Varicospira cancellata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rostellariidae : Varicospira : Varicospira cancellata23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Triphora (Triphora)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Triphoridae : Triphora : Triphora (Triphora)11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Schizochiton marshallensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Polyplacophora : Chitonida : Schizochitonidae : Schizochiton : Schizochiton marshallensis23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Lucilina russelli
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Polyplacophora : Chitonida : Chitonidae : Tonicia : Lucilina russelli5.333 - 3.6 Ma
Neogene
Scissurella (Scissurella) declinans
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Scissurellidae : Scissurella : Scissurella (Scissurella) declinans11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Scissurella (Scissurella) coronata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Scissurellidae : Scissurella : Scissurella (Scissurella) coronata0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Scissurella (Anatoma) equatoria
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Anatomidae : Anatoma : Scissurella (Anatoma) equatoria0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Emarginula (Emarginula) bicancellata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Emarginulinae : Emarginula : Emarginula (Emarginula) bicancellata0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Emarginula (Emarginula) clypeus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Emarginulinae : Emarginula : Emarginula (Emarginula) clypeus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Hemitoma (Montfortia) bikiniensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Fissurellidae : Hemitoma : Hemitoma (Montfortia) bikiniensis0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Diodora (Elegidion) marshallensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Fissurellidae : Diodora : Diodora (Elegidion) marshallensis11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Rissoina (Rissoina)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Rissoina : Rissoina (Rissoina)23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Smaragdia (Smaragdia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neritidae : Smaragdia : Smaragdia (Smaragdia)23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Euchelus (Euchelus) quadricarinatus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Calliotropidae : Euchelus : Euchelus (Euchelus) quadricarinatus11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Euchelus (Herpetopoma) instrictus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Calliotropidae : Euchelus : Euchelus (Herpetopoma) instrictus11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Euchelus (Vaceuchelus) angulatus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Calliotropidae : Euchelus : Euchelus (Vaceuchelus) angulatus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Hybochelus cancellatus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Hybochelus : Hybochelus cancellatus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Thalotia (Thalotia) berauensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Thalotia : Thalotia (Thalotia) berauensis15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Turcica (Perrinia) morrisoni
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Turcicidae : Perrinia : Turcica (Perrinia) morrisoni23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Gibbula (Gibbula) engebiensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Gibbula : Gibbula (Gibbula) engebiensis15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Fossarina (Minopa) hoffmeisteri
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Fossarinidae : Fossarina : Fossarina (Minopa) hoffmeisteri0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Astele (Callistele) engebiensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Astele : Astele (Callistele) engebiensis15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Trochus (Trochus) histrio
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Trochus : Trochus (Trochus) histrio0.126 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Isanda (Parminolia) apicina
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Isanda : Isanda (Parminolia) apicina23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Monilea (Monilea)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Monilea : Monilea (Monilea)0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Monilea (Monilea) marshallensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Monilea : Monilea (Monilea) marshallensis23.03 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Synaptocochlea concinna
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Synaptocochlea : Synaptocochlea concinna0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Synaptocochlea rosacea
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochidae : Synaptocochlea : Synaptocochlea rosacea0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Astraea (Astralium) eniwetokensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Turbinidae : Astralium : Astraea (Astralium) eniwetokensis11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Arene (Arene)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Turbinidae : Arene : Arene (Arene)23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Liotina (Dentarene) loculosa
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Liotiidae : Dentarene : Liotina (Dentarene) loculosa0.126 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Cynisca pacifica
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Areneidae : Cinysca : Cynisca pacifica15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Natica (Natica) mamilla
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Naticidae : Natica : Natica (Natica) mamilla11.608 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Peristernia ustulata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Fasciolariidae : Peristernia : Peristernia ustulata11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Pisulina adamsiana
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cycloneritida : Neritiliidae : Pisulina : Pisulina adamsiana0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Trivirostra oryza
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Eratoidae : Trivirostra : Trivirostra oryza11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Smaragdia (Smaragdia) jogjacartensis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neritidae : Smaragdia : Smaragdia (Smaragdia) jogjacartensis15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Neritilia
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cycloneritida : Neritiliidae : Neritilia23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Nerita (Amphinerita) insculpta
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neritidae : Nerita : Nerita (Amphinerita) insculpta11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Tricolia (Hiloa) variabilis
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Phasianellidae : Tricolia : Tricolia (Hiloa) variabilis23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Gabrielona raunana
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Trochida : Phasianellidae : Gabrielona : Gabrielona raunana23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Leptothyra inepta
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Turbinidae : Collonista : Leptothyra inepta0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Leptothyra candida
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Turbinidae : Collonista : Leptothyra candida0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Collonista glareosa
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Turbinidae : Collonista : Collonista glareosa23.03 - 0.781 Ma
Cenozoic
Merelina (Merelina)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Merelina : Merelina (Merelina)23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Zebina (Cibdezebina)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Zebina : Zebina (Cibdezebina)23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Rissoina (Ailinzebina)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Rissoina : Rissoina (Ailinzebina)23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Teinostoma (Esmeralda)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Tornidae : Teinostoma : Teinostoma (Esmeralda)23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Lodderena emeryi
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Liotiidae : Lodderena : Lodderena emeryi15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Rissoina (Ailinzebina) abrardi
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Rissoina : Rissoina (Ailinzebina) abrardi23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Protobarleeia myersi
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Barleeidae : Protobarleeia : Protobarleeia myersi11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Microliotia corayi
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Pickworthiidae : Microliotia : Microliotia corayi0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Latiaxis (Latimurex)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Coralliophilidae : Latiaxis : Latiaxis (Latimurex)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Cerithiidae : Rhinoclavis : Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis)15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Lavesopus
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Columbellidae : Lavesopus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Lophiotoma (Lophiotoma)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Turridae : Lophiotoma : Lophiotoma (Lophiotoma)11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Belloliva (Olivellopsis)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Neogastropoda : Olividae : Belloliva : Belloliva (Olivellopsis)23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Macrophragma
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Vermetidae : Macrophragma11.608 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Colina (Ischnocerithium)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Cerithiidae : Colina : Colina (Ischnocerithium)11.608 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Hipponix (Pilosabia)
subgenus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Hipponicidae : Hipponix : Hipponix (Pilosabia)23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Micranellum
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Caecidae : Micranellum15.97 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Lioconcha (Lioconcha) ornata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Bivalvia : Veneroidei : Veneridae : Lioconcha : Lioconcha (Lioconcha) ornata2.588 - 0.0117 Ma
Pleistocene
Labridae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Labriformes : Labridae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Porolithon
genus
Plantae : Rhodophyta : Florideophyceae : Corallinales : Corallinaceae : Porolithon2.588 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Amphiroa
genus
Plantae : Rhodophyta : Florideophyceae : Corallinales : Corallinaceae : Amphiroa23.03 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Ostraciidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Tetraodontiformes : Ostraciidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Phaethon
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Phaethontiformes : Phaethontidae : Phaethon0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Balistidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Tetraodontiformes : Balistidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Muraenidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopterygii : Anguilliformes : Muraenidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Stylophora pistillata
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Pocilloporidae : Stylophora : Stylophora pistillata11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Cyphastrea microphthalma
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Merulinidae : Cyphastrea : Cyphastrea microphthalma11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Cheilea equestris
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Hipponicidae : Cheilea : Cheilea equestris11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Seriatopora delicatula
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Pocilloporidae : Seriatopora : Seriatopora delicatula11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Dictyaraea micrantha
species
Animalia : Cnidaria : Anthozoa : Scleractinia : Poritidae : Dictyaraea : Dictyaraea micrantha11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Tringa incana
species
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Charadriiformes : Scolopacidae : Tringa : Tringa incana0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis) aspera
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Sorbeoconcha : Cerithiidae : Rhinoclavis : Rhinoclavis (Rhinoclavis) aspera11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Hydrolithon onkodes
species
Plantae : Rhodophyta : Rhodophyceae : Corallinales : Corallinaceae : Hydrolithon : Hydrolithon onkodes0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Goniolithon
genus
Plantae : Rhodophyta : Rhodophyceae : Corallinales : Corallinaceae : Goniolithon23.03 - 0.0117 Ma
Cenozoic
Virola
genus
Virola23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Holocentridae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Holocentriformes : Holocentridae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Mullidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Syngnathiformes : Mullidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Belonidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Beloniformes : Belonidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Exocoetidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Beloniformes : Exocoetidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Kyphosidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Kyphosidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Lutjanidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Lutjanidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Siganidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Siganidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Scaridae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Labriformes : Scaridae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Lethrinidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Spariformes : Lethrinidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Acanthuridae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Acanthuriformes : Acanthuridae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Cirrhitidae
family
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Cirrhitiformes : Cirrhitidae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Assiminea
genus
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Assimineidae : Assiminea23.03 - 15.97 Ma
Miocene
Gallus gallus
species
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Galliformes : Phasianidae : Gallus : Gallus gallus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Hipponix conicus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Hipponicidae : Hipponix : Hipponix conicus11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Pusillina (Haurakia) jeffcoati
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Haurakia : Pusillina (Haurakia) jeffcoati23.03 - 0 Ma
Cenozoic
Tectarius (Subditotectarius) rehderi
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinidae : Tectarius : Tectarius (Subditotectarius) rehderi15.97 - 11.608 Ma
Miocene
Pedicularia pacifica
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Littorinimorpha : Ovulidae : Pedicularia : Pedicularia pacifica0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Coris
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Labriformes : Labridae : Coris0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Thalassoma
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Labriformes : Labridae : Thalassoma0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Egretta sacra
species
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Pelecaniformes : Ardeidae : Egretta : Egretta sacra0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Phaethon rubricauda
species
Animalia : Chordata : Aves : Phaethontiformes : Phaethontidae : Phaethon : Phaethon rubricauda0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Rissoina tenuistriata
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Rissoidae : Rissoina : Rissoina tenuistriata0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Lophocochlias minutissimus
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Turbinidae : Lophocochlias : Lophocochlias minutissimus11.608 - 5.333 Ma
Miocene
Cerithium columna
species
Animalia : Mollusca : Gastropoda : Cerithiidae : Cerithium : Cerithium columna0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Cetoscarus
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Labriformes : Scaridae : Cetoscarus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Hipposcarus
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Labriformes : Scaridae : Hipposcarus0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Monotaxis
genus
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Spariformes : Lethrinidae : Monotaxis0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Scarinae
subfamily
Animalia : Chordata : Actinopteri : Labriformes : Scaridae : Scarinae0.0117 - 0 Ma
Quaternary
Echinocyamus petalus
species
Animalia : Echinodermata : Echinoidea : Clypeasteroida : Echinocyamidae : Echinocyamus : Echinocyamus petalus38 - 33.9 Ma
Paleogene
Echinocyamus parviporus
species
Animalia : Echinodermata : Echinoidea : Clypeasteroida : Echinocyamidae : Echinocyamus : Echinocyamus parviporus33.9 - 15.97 Ma
Cenozoic
Fibularia ovulum
species
Animalia : Echinodermata : Echinoidea : Clypeasteroida : Fibulariidae : Fibularia : Fibularia ovulum5.333 - 2.588 Ma
Cenozoic

References

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Hein, J.R., Schwab, W.C., Davis, A. (1988) Cobalt-and platinum-rich ferromanganese crusts and associated substrate rocks from the Marshall Islands. Marine Geology, 78(3-4), 255-283.

Other Databases

Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_Islands
Wikidata ID:Q709
GeoNames ID:2080185

External Links

http://dsm.gsd.spc.int/public/files/meetings/01_Terrestrial_Mining_and_Mineral_Resources_Potential_of_the_Pacific_Islands_Region_Akuila_Tawake.pdf [Akuila Tawake (2012) Mineral Resources Potential and Mining in the Pacific Islands Region - Lessons Learned. Pacific-ACP States Regional Training Workshop on Geological, Technological, Biological and Environmental Aspects of Deep Sea Minerals. Tanoa International Hotel, Nadi Fiji. 13th–17th August 2012]

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