GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : SM J 12398 – Neotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Chlamys (Radulopecten) scarburgensis (Young & Bird), 1822
Type Status Neotype
Name History

Chlamys (Radulopecten) scarburgensis (Young & Bird), 1822 – See Duff, K.L. (1978): Neotype

Chlamys (Aequipecten) fibrosa (Sowerby J.)

Pecten fibrosus Phillips – See Leckenby (1859)

Pecten fibrosus Phillips

Registration No. J 12398
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Leckenby, John (1814-1877)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Scarborough, Yorkshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Hackness Rock (Duff 1978)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) (163.5 – 166.1 Ma B.P.)


Duff, K.L. 1978. Bivalvia from the English Lower Oxford Clay (Middle Jurassic) Palaeontographical Society Monographs p.71 pl.5 fig.27

Leckenby 1859. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xv p.8

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