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Fossil specimen : SM J 3271 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Meleagrinella lycetti (Rollier)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Meleagrinella lycetti (Rollier): Syntype

Pseudomonotis lycetti Rollier: Syntype

Avicula braamburiensis Sowerby, J. de C.

Registration No. J 3271
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Leckenby, John (1814-1877)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality White Nab, Scarborough, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Great Oolite
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Bajocian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 170.3 Ma B.P.)


Cox, L.R. & Arkell, W.J. 1948. A survey of the mollusca of the British Great Oolite series Palaeontographical Society Monographs (3): pl. xv fig.6

Morris, J. & Lycett, J. 1853. A monograph of the Mollusca from the Great Oolite, chiefly from Minchinhampton and the coast of Yorkshire Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (1): p.129 pl. xv fig.6

Rollier 1914. Fossiles nouveaux ou peu connus des terrains secondaires, mesozoiques, du Jura et des contres environnantes Memoires de la Societe Paleontologique Suisse vol. xl (2): p.410

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