GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM10654 – Lectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Astarte (Neocrassina) leckenbyi Lycett
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Astarte (Neocrassina) leckenbyi Lycett – See Lycett, J (1863)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM10654
Collector Lycett Collection. 1867
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Cornbrash. Note: there are 2 specimens in this same sample box: GSM 10654 & 83864 in tray 480938.
Location
Country England
Locality Scarborough - Yorkshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Cornbrash Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Callovian Age (Jurassic Period) – Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (161.2 – 167.7 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Cox & Arkell. 1949. Rev. Expl

Lycett, J. 1863. Palaeont.Soc. - Gt Oolite Moll (Suppl.Mon) pl42.,fig3

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