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Fossil specimen : SM B 12753 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Veneroida

Fossil Name Cyprina (Venilicardia) protensa Woods
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Cyprina (Venilicardia) protensa Woods: Syntype

Registration No. B 12753
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
Country England
Locality Atherfield, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (112 – 125 Ma B.P.)


Woods 1907. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (1): p.139 text-fig.21

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