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Fossil specimen : SM B 38502 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Cephalopoda

      Order Ammonitida

Fossil Name Mariella cantabrigiensis (Jukes-Browne)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Mariella cantabrigiensis (Jukes-Browne) – See Spath, L.F. (1937): Lectotype

Turrilites cantabrigiensis Jukes-Browne – See Jukes-Browne, A.J. (1877): Syntype

Turrilites wiestii Sharpe – See Jukes-Browne, A.J. (1875)

Registration No. B 38502
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Cambridge Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 113 Ma B.P.)


Jukes-Browne, A.J. 1875. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxii (in error for xxxii ??) p.289

Jukes-Browne, A.J. 1877. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxxiii pp.492-493

Spath, L.F. 1937. A monograph of the Ammonoidea of the Gault Palaeontographical Society Monographs p.518 text-figs. 181b, 182d

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