GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : OUM E.03581 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pholadida

Fossil Name ?Corbula senilis Phillips, 1836
Type Status Holotype
Name History

?Corbula senilis Phillips, 1836 – See Phillips (1836): Holotype

Registration No. E.03581
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person OUM Collection
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments With goniatite
Country England
Locality Yorkshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone Supergroup
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Mississippian Subperiod (Carboniferous Period) (323.2 – 358.9 Ma B.P.)


PHILLIPS, J. 1836. Illustrations of the Geology of Yorkshire, or a description of the Strata and organic remains, part II - The Mountain Limestone district. John Murray, London, 253 pp., pls I-XXV. p. 209; pl. V, fig. 1

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