GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.2197 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pholadomyida

Fossil Name Pholadomya martini Forbes
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pholadomya martini Forbes

Provenance
Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.2197
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc Martin Mr
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Pulborough Sussex
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 125 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Forbes. 1845. QJGS p.238 2 fig 3

Woods. 1909. Mon Pal Soc Cretaceous Lamellibranchia p.250

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