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Fossil specimen : SM J 3114 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Pecten
Type Status Holotype
Name History





Zoocapsa dolichorhamphia Seeley: Holotype

Registration No. J 3114
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 Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Early Jurassic Epoch (Jurassic Period) (174.1 – 201.3 Ma B.P.)


Seeley, H.G. 1870 a. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (4) vol. v (1): p.283

Withers 1918. Geological Magazine vol. (6) v (4): p.169 text-fig.1

Withers 1928. Catalogue of fossil cirripedia in the Department of Geology vol. i (5): p.112

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.132

Woodward, H. 1877. A catalogue of fossil crustacea British Museum (Natural History) (2): p.146

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