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Fossil specimen : OUM J.08865 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Lima (Plagiostoma) ringsteadensis Arkell, 1936
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lima (Plagiostoma) ringsteadensis Arkell, 1936 – See Arkell (1936): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. J.08865
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
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Ringstead Bay, Dorset
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Sandsfoot Grit Member
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

ARKELL, W.J. 1936. A Monograph of British Corallian Lamellibranchia, part 9. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 351-376, pls L-LVI. Additional Notes and Corrections, xvii-xxii. p. 365; pl. LIV, figs 5, 5 a

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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