GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : SM B 21956 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Lima (Mantellum) cantabrigiensis Woods
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lima (Mantellum) cantabrigiensis Woods – See Woods (1904): Holotype

Lima ornata Etheridge – See Etheridge, R. et al. (1881): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. B 21956
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Cambridge Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 112 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Etheridge, R. et al. 1881. Etheridge, R., Penning, W.H. & Jukes-Browne, A.J. Geology of the neighbourhood of Cambridge Memoirs of the Geological Survey of England and Wales Editors: Penning, W.H. & Jukes-Browne, A.J. p.144 pl. iii figs.2, 2 a

Woods 1904. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii p.37 pl. vi figs.10 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 p.80

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/CAMSM/P864358.jp2

2262 KB

Steroscopic photographs

/CAMSM/P865310.jp2

3916 KB


View these images in your web browser using our JPEG2000 viewer. Zoom in and out and pan around in high resolution. Requires JavaScript to be enabled.

Download these images as high resolution JPEG2000 files. You may need to use image-editing software to view these files.

3D Scans

1: /CAMSM/CAMSM_B.21956_01.obj

Download as zipped Wavefront .obj file (ZIP 3541 KB)

View 3D file in browser

2: /CAMSM/CAMSM_B.21956_01

Download as zipped Polygon File Format .ply file (ZIP 1172 KB)

3D Browser Viewer requires a web browser able to display HTML5 canvases. Internet Explorer 9+, Firefox, Opera, Chrome, and Safari support this. Note that Internet Explorer 8 and earlier versions do not support this functionality.

Download 3D scans as either PLY or OBJ files. Please see our list of 3D software downloads if you do not have software to open these files.



click image or here to close