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Fossil specimen : SM B 34024 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

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

Lima (Mantellum) brittanica Woods: Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. B 34024
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Brydone, Reginald Marr (1873-1943)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Seaford, Sussex, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Upper Chalk
Biozone coranguinum (lower part)
Geological Age

Maastrichtian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Turonian Age (Cretaceous Period) (65.5 – 93.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Woods 1904. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (1): p.38 pl. vi figs.13 a-d

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