GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM B 12779 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Veneroida

Fossil Name Scittila nasuta var. radiata Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Scittila nasuta var. radiata Casey – See Casey, R. (1961): Holotype

Tellina LinnĂ©, 1758 – See Woods (1907)

Provenance
Registration No. B 12779
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Wiltshire
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Atherfield, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 125 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Casey, R. 1961. Palaeontology vol. 3 p.584

Woods 1907. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii p.172 pl. xxvi fig.17

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