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Fossil specimen : OUM J.40259 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Buchia rugosa (Fischer de Waldheim, 1837)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Buchia rugosa (Fischer de Waldheim, 1837) – See Kelly (1990)

Aucella sollasi Pavlov, 1907 – See Pavlow (1907): Syntype

Registration No. J.40259
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
Country England
Locality Shotover, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Kimmeridge Clay Formation, ? Wheatley Nodule Clays
Biozone ? Pectinatites wheatleyensis
Geological Age

Kimmeridgian Age (Jurassic Period) (152.1 – 157.3 Ma B.P.)


KELLY, S.R.A. 1990. Biostratigraphy of the Upper Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous deposits of Europe by buchias, in MENNER, V.V. (ed.), The Jurassic-Cretaceous Boundary. Trudy Inst. Geol. Geofii. i Geofizikh, 699, 129-151. pl. 1, fig. 9

PAVLOW, A.P. 1907. Enchaînement des Aucelles et Aucellines du Crétacé Russe. Nouv. Mem. Soc. imp. Nat. Mosc, XVII, 93 pp., 6 pls. p. 39; pl. 1, fig. 9

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