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Fossil specimen : SM B 7104 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Pteria (Oxytoma) dubia (Etheridge R.)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pteria (Oxytoma) dubia (Etheridge R.)

Avicula dubia Etheridge: Holotype

Registration No. B 7104
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 Burwell, Cambridgeshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Totternhoe Stone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) (93.6 – 99.6 Ma B.P.)


Penning, W.H. & Jukes-Browne, A.J. 1881. Geology of the neighbourhood of Cambridge Memoirs of the Geological Survey of England and Wales (1): p.145 pl.2, figs.4 a, b

Woods 1905 c. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (2): p.60 pl. viii, figs.16 a, b

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