Habin Bridge [Pulborough Sand] (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.0° N, 0.8° W: paleocoordinates 40.3° N, 9.0° E)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: nutfieldiensis ammonoid zone, Pulborough Sand Member (Sandgate Formation), Late/Upper Aptian (122.5 - 112.0 Ma)

• STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONS: From the Pulborough Sandrock. AGE: Late Aptian; P. nutfieldiensis zone; P. cunningtoni sub zone. STRATIGRAPHIC POSITION: From unknown position within the member, from ironstones.

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: poorly lithified ironstone

• SPECIFIC LITHOLOGY: Shelly material was collected from friable ochre/brown ironstones and red-brown ironstones. LITHIFICATION: Poorly-lithified, on the basis of facies description.

Size class: macrofossils

Collected by Andrews, Casey, Gunner, Bristow in 1960, 1961, 1981; reposited in the BGS

Collection methods: surface (float), surface (in situ),

• COLLECTORS: E.A. Andrews, R. Casey (1960); A.H. Gunner (1961); C.R. Bristow (1981). REPOSITORY: British Geological Survey (BGS).

Primary reference: C. R. Bristow. 1991. Geology of the Petersfield district, Hampshire. British Geological Survey Technical Report 91(24):1-101 [A. Hendy/A. Hendy]more details

Purpose of describing collection: biostratigraphic analysis

PaleoDB collection 162252: authorized by Austin Hendy, entered by Austin Hendy on 21.09.2014

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

• COVERAGE: Exhaustive for megafossils. NOMENCLATURE: Not an authoritative publication, and with somewhat antiquated nomenclature, but species-resolution identifications.
 Rhynchonellida -
 Rhynchonellida - Cyclothyrididae
"Lamellaerhynchia cf. caseyi" = Lobachevina caseyi Owen 1959
 Sabellida - Serpulidae
 Arcida - Cucullaeidae
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
Neithea sp. Drouet 1825 scallop
Mimachlamys robinaldina Orbigny 1847 scallop
 Pectinida - Oxytomidae
 Ostreida - Gryphaeidae
"Ceratostreon sp." = Amphidonte (Ceratostreon)
"Ceratostreon sp." = Amphidonte (Ceratostreon) Bayle 1878 oyster
 Ostreida - Pteriidae
 Ostreida - Bakevelliidae
 Carditida - Astartidae
 Pholadida - Corbulidae
 Hippuritida - Requieniidae
 Cardiida - Arcticidae
 Cardiida - Veneridae
 Cardiida - Tellinidae
 Cardiida - Cardiidae
 Hiatellida - Hiatellidae
Panopea plicata Sowerby 1829 clam
 Solenida - Pharidae
 Lucinida - Lucinidae
 Lucinida - Mactromyidae
 Trigoniida - Steinmanellidae
 Trigoniida - Megatrigonioidae
 Nuculida - Nuculidae
Nucula (Leionucula) sp. Quenstedt 1930 nut clam
 Protobranchia -
 Protobranchia - Nuculanidae
Mesosaccella sp. Chavan 1946 pointed nut clam
 Patellogastropoda - Lottiidae
Acmaea sp. Eschscholtz 1830 limpet
 Prosobranchia - Acteoninidae
"Ovactaeonina forbesiana" = Colostracon (Ovactaeonina)
"Ovactaeonina forbesiana" = Colostracon (Ovactaeonina) snail
 Stromboidea - Aporrhaidae
"Anchura (Perissoptera) cf. carinella" = Pseudanchura carinella d'Orbigny 1843 snail
Anchura (Perissoptera) sp. Conrad 1860 snail
Tessarolax sp. Gabb 1868 snail
 Vanikoroidea - Eulimidae
Eulima sp. Risso 1826 snail
 Naticoidea - Naticidae
Gyrodes gentii moon snail
 Sorbeoconcha - Procerithiidae
 Heterostropha - Ringiculidae
 Heterostropha - Mathildidae
 Teleostei -
Teleostei indet. Müller 1846
 Gleicheniales - Matoniaceae