GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : OUM J.00849 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Ostreoida

Fossil Name Pinna odlingi Arkell, 1931
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pinna odlingi Arkell, 1931 – See Cox & Arkell (1948): Holotype

Pinna odlingi Arkell, 1931 – See Arkell (1931): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. J.00849
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Arkell, W.J.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Kirtlington Cement Works, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit White Limestone Formation, Upper Epithyris Bed (Fossiliferous Cream Cheese Bed)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

ARKELL, W.J. 1931. The Upper Great Oolite, Bradford Beds and Forest Marble of south Oxfordshire, and the succession of Gastropod Faunas in the Great Oolite. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., LXXXVII (4), 563-629, pls XLVII-LI. p. 597

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. p. 11

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