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Fossil specimen : SM C 19943 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Myoida

Fossil Name Lentidium nitidum (Sowerby J.)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Lentidium nitidum (Sowerby J.)

Corbula nitida Sowerby J.: Lectotype

Corbula nitida Sowerby J.

Provenance
Registration No. C 19943
Collector Sedgwick, A. 1820
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 Bouldnor Cliff, Hampstead, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Upper Hamstead Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Rupelian Age (Palaeogene Period) (28.4 – 33.9 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Curry 1960. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London vol. xxxiii (2): p.274

Curry 1960. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London vol. xxxiii (3): fig. 5 b

Tawney 1882. Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society vol. iv (1): pp.154-155

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