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Fossil specimen : OUM J.01825 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Cardiida

Fossil Name Isocyprina simplex Arkell, 1934
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Isocyprina simplex Arkell, 1934 – See Arkell (1934): Holotype

Registration No. J.01825
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Arkell, W.J.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country England
Locality Bradley Farm (Rockley) Quarry, Cumnor, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Beckley Sand Member
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (157.3 – 163.5 Ma B.P.)


ARKELL, W.J. 1934. A Monograph of British Corallian Lamellibranchia. part 6. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 229-276, XXIX-XXXVI. p. 269; pl. XXXV, fig. 18

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