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Fossil specimen : OUM J.02359 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Camptonectes (Camptonectes) auritus (Schlötheim, 1813)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Camptonectes (Camptonectes) auritus (Schlötheim, 1813) – See Johnson (1984)

Camptonectes giganteus Arkell, 1926 – See Donovan (1953): Syntype

Camptonectes giganteus Arkell, 1926 – See Arkell (1930): Syntype

Camptonectes giganteus Arkell, 1926 – See Arkell (1926): Syntype

Provenance
Registration No. J.02359
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Windmill Quarry, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Beckley Sand Member, Shell-cum-Pebble Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (155.6 – 161.2 Ma B.P.)

References
References

ARKELL, W.J. 1926. Studies in the Corallian Lamellibranch fauna of Oxford, Berks and Wilts, II. Pectinidae. Geol. Mag., LXIII, 534-555. pp. 544 - 545

ARKELL, W.J. 1930. A Monograph of British Corallian Lamellibranchia, part 2. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 73-104, pls V-VIII. p. 100

DONOVAN, D.T. 1953. The Jurassic and Cretaceous stratigraphy and palaeontology of Traill Ø, East Greenland. Meddr Grønland, III (4), 1-150, pls 1-25. p. 71

JOHNSON, A.L.A. 1984. The Palaeobiology of the bivalve families Pectinidae and Propeamussiidae in the Jurassic of Europe. Zitteliana, 11, 1-235, 11 pls. p. 118

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