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Fossil specimen : SM J 4786 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Bakevellia waltoni (Lycett)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Bakevellia waltoni (Lycett)

Gervillia waltoni Lycett

Gervillia waltoni Lycett: Syntype

Registration No. J 4786
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Walton
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Farleigh, [Farley], Bath, Somerset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Forest Marble
Biozone coarctatae
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 167.7 Ma B.P.)


Cox, L.R. & Arkell, W.J. 1948. A survey of the mollusca of the British Great Oolite series Palaeontographical Society Monographs (4): p.8 explanation of Lycett's pl.xxxii (1950)

Lycett, J. 1863. A supplementary monograph on the Mollusca from the Stonesfield Slate, Great Oolite, Forest Marble, and Cornbrash Palaeontographical Society Monographs (1): p.110 pl. xxxii fig.4 b

Paris, E.T. 1911. Proceedings of the Cotteswold Naturalists' Field Club vol. xvii (3): p.251 pl. xxix fig.2 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.76

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