GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM9147 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Corbicella complanata Lycett
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Corbicella complanata Lycett – See Morris & Lycett (1853): Holotype

Registration No. GSM9147
Collector Lycett Collection
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1864
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: GSM 9147 is in the same sample box as GSM 52878-80 in tray 480523.
Country England
Locality Rodborough Hill - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Arkell, WJ. 1934. Ann Mag Nat Hist. Series 10 pl9.,figs1,2

Cox & Arkell. 1948. Palaeont Soc - Explan of M&L (Bivalves) pl12

Lycett, J. 1857. Cotteswold Hills pl6.,fig1

Morris & Lycett. 1853. Palaeont.Soc. - Gt Oolite Mollusca pl13.,fgi13a

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