GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM48582 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Cardiida

Fossil Name Quenstedtia portlandica Cox
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Quenstedtia portlandica Cox – See Cox, LR (1929): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM48582
Collector Hudleston Collection. 1895
Donor or Associated Person Presented by Raisin, Miss CA. 1920
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Portland Stone. Note: this specimen is on its own in tray 481352.
Location
Country England
Locality Quainton - Bucks. [1" maps border 219 & 237].
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Portland Stone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Tithonian Age (Jurassic Period) (145.5 – 150.8 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Cox, LR. 1929. Dorset Nat.Hist. & Arch. Soc pl6.,fig5

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