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Fossil specimen : SM B 661 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Lima (Plagiostoma) cretacea Woods
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Lima (Plagiostoma) cretacea Woods: Syntype

Registration No. B 661
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Cheveley, Cambridgeshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Chalk
Biozone H. planus
Geological Age

Maastrichtian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Turonian Age (Cretaceous Period) (65.5 – 93.6 Ma B.P.)


Woods 1904. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (1): p.22 pl. v fig. 3

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