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Fossil specimen : SM B 17688 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anthonya cantiana Woods
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Anthonya cantiana Woods

Anthonya cantiana Woods: Syntype

Registration No. B 17688
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Keeping, Henry (1827-1924)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Copt Point, Folkestone, Kent, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Sandgate Bed (matrix = Bed 1 (Price))
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (113 – 126.3 Ma B.P.)


Casey, R. 1961. Palaeontology vol. 3 (2): p.580

Woods 1906 a. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (1): p.130 pl. xix figs. 5 a, b

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