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Fossil specimen : SM X 36096 – Neotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pholadida

Fossil Name Rostrocorbula ibbetsoni (Morris J.), 1853
Type Status Neotype
Name History

Rostrocorbula ibbetsoni (Morris J.), 1853 – See Harper, E.M., Palmer, T.J. & Hudson, J.D. (2002): Neotype

Registration No. X 36096
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Harper, Liz
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Grange Top Quarry, Ketton, Rutland, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Rhythmic Sequence
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Harper, E.M., Palmer, T.J. & Hudson, J.D. 2002. The middle Jurassic bivalve 'Cuspidaria' ibbetsoni: a corbulid not a septibranch. Palaeontology, Vol. 45, Part 4, 2002, pp. 759-769. Text-fig. 1, p.762

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