GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM B 11376 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Veneroida

Fossil Name Unicardium claxbiense Woods
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Unicardium claxbiense Woods – See Woods (1907): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. B 11376
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Benniworth Haven, Lincolnshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Claxby Ironstone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Hauterivian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Valanginian Age (Cretaceous Period) (130.8 – 139.4 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Woods 1907. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii p.162 pl. xxv figs.7 a, b no. 1 in table of measurements

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