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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM10610 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Trigoniida

Fossil Name Trigonia (Myophorella) scarburgensis Lycett
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Trigonia (Myophorella) scarburgensis Lycett – See Lycett, J (1863): Lectotype

Registration No. GSM10610
Collector Lycett Collection. 1867
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Cornbrash.
Country England
Locality Scarborough - Yorkshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Cornbrash Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) – Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (163.5 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


Cox & Arkell. 1949. Palaeont Soc p.24

Lycett, J. 1863. Palaeont.Soc. - Gt Oolite Moll (Suppl.Mon) pl37.,fig1

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