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Fossil specimen : SM B 21957 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

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

Lima (Mantellum) cantabrigiensis Woods: Paratype

Lima ornata Etheridge: Paratype

Provenance
Registration No. B 21957
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

Penning, W.H. & Jukes-Browne, A.J. 1881. Geology of the neighbourhood of Cambridge Memoirs of the Geological Survey of England and Wales (1): p.144

Woods 1904. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (2): p.37 pl. vi fig.11

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