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Fossil specimen : SM B 11465 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

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Fossil Name Nuculana seeleyi (Gardner)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Nuculana seeleyi (Gardner)

Leda seeleyi Gardner: Syntype

Registration No. B 11465
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Leckenby, John (1814-1877)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Speeton, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Speeton Clay (C)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Berriasian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 145 Ma B.P.)


Gardner 1884. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xl (1): p.137 pl. v fig.18

Woods 1899 b. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i (3): p.5 pl. i figs.16 a, b

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (2): p.79

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