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Fossil specimen : SM B 22073 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Inoceramus sulcatus Parkinson
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Inoceramus sulcatus Parkinson

Inoceramus sulcatus Parkinson

Inoceramus Sowerby, 1814

Arca sulcata Seeley: Holotype

Registration No. B 22073
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Cambridge Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Jukes-Browne, A.J. 1875. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxii (in error for xxxii ??) (3): p.298

Seeley, H.G. 1861 a. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. 3, vol. vii (1): p.119 pl. vi fig.3

Seeley, H.G. 1866. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. 3, vol. xvii (2): p.178

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 (4): p.78

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