GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM8616 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anisocardia cucullata (Tate)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Anisocardia cucullata (Tate) – See Tate (1873): Lectotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM8616
Collector Tate Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Tate, R. 1873
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Great Estuarine Series (Ostrea Beds).
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Loch Bay - Dunvegan - Skye.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Great Estuarine Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Bajocian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 171.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Anderson & Cox. 1948. Proc.Roy.Phys.Soc p.112 pl2.,fig11

Cox & Arkell. 1948. British GO Mollusc - Palaeont Soc p.32

Tate. 1873. Q.J.G.S. Pal Soc pl12.,fig10

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