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Fossil specimen : SM C 65715 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Ostreoida

Fossil Name Ostrea zonulata Wood S.V.
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Ostrea zonulata Wood S.V.

Ostrea zonulata Wood S.V.: Syntype

Registration No. C 65715
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Fisher, Osmond, P. (1817-1914)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Hill Head, Stubbington, Hampshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Bracklesham Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Eocene Epoch (Palaeogene Period) (33.9 – 56 Ma B.P.)


Fisher 1862. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xviii (or xvii ?) (1): pp. 77-78

Wood, S.V. 1861 for 1859. A monograph of the Eocene bivalves of England Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i (1): p.34 pl. x figs. 4 a-b

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 (2): p.85

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