GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM B 21956 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Lima (Mantellum) cantabrigiensis Woods
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lima (Mantellum) cantabrigiensis Woods – See Woods (1904): Holotype

Lima ornata Etheridge – See Etheridge, R. et al. (1881): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. B 21956
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 Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Cambridge Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 113 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Etheridge, R. et al. 1881. Etheridge, R., Penning, W.H. & Jukes-Browne, A.J. Geology of the neighbourhood of Cambridge Memoirs of the Geological Survey of England and Wales Editors: Penning, W.H. & Jukes-Browne, A.J. p.144 pl. iii figs.2, 2 a

Woods 1904. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii p.37 pl. vi figs.10 a-b

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 p.80

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