GB3D Type Fossils

 Home   The project   Search  About fossils Contributors Downloads Links Contact us

Fossil specimen : SM B 21475 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Nuculana vibrayeana (d'Orbigny)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Nuculana vibrayeana (d'Orbigny)

Nucula rhomboidea Seeley

Leda vibrayeana (d'Orbigny)

Nucula rhomboidea Seeley: Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. B 21475
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

Gardner 1884. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xl (2): p.137

Seeley, H.G. 1861 a. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. 3, vol. vii (1): p.120 pl. vi fig.5

Woods 1899 b. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i (4): p.10

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 (3): p.83

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/CAMSM/P864314.jp2

1074 KB

/CAMSM/P864317.jp2

2215 KB

Steroscopic photographs

/CAMSM/P865169.jp2

2030 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.



click image or here to close