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Fossil specimen : SM B 4720 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Corbis morisoni Woods
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Corbis morisoni Woods: Holotype

Registration No. B 4720
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Montagu-Smith
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Cuckhamsley, Farnborough, Berkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Chalk Rock
Biozone planus
Geological Age

Late Cretaceous Epoch (Cretaceous Period) (65.5 – 99.6 Ma B.P.)


Woods 1897. Mollusca of the Chalk Rock Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. liii (1): p.392. pl. xxviii, figs.13, 14

Woods 1907. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (2): p.162, footnote

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