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Fossil specimen : SM J 4769 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Ostreoida

Fossil Name Pinna dundriensis Whidborne
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pinna dundriensis Whidborne – See Whidborne (1883b): Holotype

Registration No. J 4769
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whidborne, George Ferris (1845-1910)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Dundry, Bristol, Somerset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone humphreysianum
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)


Whidborne 1883 b. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxxix p.518 pl. xvi fig.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 p.88

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