GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : OUM J.00912 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Lima cardioides Phillips, 1871
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Lima cardioides Phillips, 1871 – See Cox & Arkell (1948): Lectotype

Lima cardioides Phillips, 1871 – See Phillips (1871): Syntype

Registration No. J.00912
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Old OUM Collection; ? Phillips, J.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country England
Locality Stonesfield, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Stonesfield Slate
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


COX, L.R. and ARKELL, W.J. 1948-1950. A survey of the Mollusca of the British Great Oolite Series. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 1-105. pp. 16, 17

PHILLIPS, J. 1871. Geology of Oxford and the Valley of the Thames. Clarendon Press, Oxford, xxiv + 523 pp., diagrs I-CCVII. p. 181; pl. X, figs 8, 8 a

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