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Fossil specimen : SM B 5734 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Trigoniida

Fossil Name Trigonia vicaryana Lycett
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Trigonia vicaryana Lycett: Syntype

Registration No. B 5734
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Meyer
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Dunscombe, Devon, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit [Cenomanian]
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) (93.9 – 100.5 Ma B.P.)


Jukes-Browne, A.J. 1903. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of England and Wales Cretaceous Rocks of Britain vol. ii (1): pp.124-144

Lycett, J. 1877. A monograph of the British fossil Trigoniae Palaeontographical Society Monographs (1): p.203, pl. xl fig.3

Meyer, C.J.A. 1874. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxx (2): p.374

Woods 1900 a. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i (2): p.88

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