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Fossil specimen : SM J 50647 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Trigoniida

Fossil Name Trigonia leckenbyi Lycett
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Trigonia leckenbyi Lycett

Trigonia leckenbyi Lycett: Syntype

Trigonia ramsayii Wright

Registration No. J 50647
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 Blue Wyke, Peak (between), Robin Hood's Bay, Blea Wyke, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Blea Wyke Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Toarcian Age (Jurassic Period) (174.1 – 182.7 Ma B.P.)


Lycett, J. 1874. A monograph of the British fossil Trigoniae Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.71 pl. xvi fig.1

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.92

Wright 1856. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xii (1): p.323

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