GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM10864 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Brachidontes (Arcomytilus) bathonicus (Morris & Lycett)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Brachidontes (Arcomytilus) bathonicus (Morris & Lycett) – See Cox & Arkell (1948)

Mytilus furcatus var bathonicus Morris & Lycett – See Morris & Lycett (1853)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM10864
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Lycett 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Minchinhampton - Glos.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Great Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Cox & Arkell. 1948. Palaeont Soc Brit Great Oolite Mollusca p.5

Morris & Lycett. 1853. Palaeont Soc Great Oolite Mollusca IV fig 9 9a

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