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Fossil specimen : SM B 11338 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Aucella volgensis Lahusen
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Aucella volgensis Lahusen

Aucella volgensis var. radiolata Pavlow: Holotype

Inoceramus imbricatus Bean ms.

Registration No. B 11338
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Donnington, Lincolnshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Spilsby Sandstone (matrix)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Tithonian Age (Jurassic Period) (100.5 – 152.1 Ma B.P.)


Pavlow 1896. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lii (2): p.550 pl. xxvii figs.2 a-b

Woods 1905 c. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (3): p.69 pl. x figs.2 a-c no. 2 in table of measurements

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