GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM J 4777 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pholadomyida

Fossil Name Pholadomya callaea Whidborne
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pholadomya callaea Whidborne – See Whidborne (1883b): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. J 4777
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whidborne, George Ferris (1845-1910)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Dundry, Bristol, Somerset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Ironshot Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Whidborne 1883 b. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxxix p.532 pl. xix figs.7, 7 a

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.87

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