CBPsl, Chamberlain Barn [Shenley Limestone, Lower Greensand] (Cretaceous of the United Kingdom)

Where: England, United Kingdom (51.9° N, 0.7° W: paleocoordinates 40.5° N, 6.3° E)

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Leymeriella tardefurcata ammonoid zone, Shenley Limestone Member (Munday’s Hill Phosphatic Sandstone Formation), Early/Lower Albian (112.0 - 109.0 Ma)

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: marine; carbonate

Size class: mesofossils

Primary reference: R. Casey. 1961. The stratigraphical palaeontology of the Lower Greensand. Palaeontology 3(4):487-621 [M. Patzkowsky/K. Layou/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 1864: authorized by Mark Patzkowsky, entered by Karen Layou on 10.06.1999, edited by Marko Manojlovic

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Taxonomic list

• Casey states, "the following list is by no means complete, but includes the commoner and more important forms"
 Ammonitida - Oppeliidae
Aconeceras sp. n. sp. Hyatt 1903 ammonite
originally entered as "Aconeceras sp. nov."
 Ammonitida - Leymeriellidae
Leymeriella tardefurcata Leymerie 1841 ammonite
Leymeriella regularis d'Orbigny 1841 ammonite
 Mytilida - Mytilidae
Modiolus reversus Sowerby 1836 mussel
 Pectinida - Oxytomidae
 Pectinida - Heteropectinidae
"cf. Neptunella espaillaci" = Neptunopecten
"cf. Neptunella espaillaci" = Neptunopecten scallop
originally entered as "Neptunella cf. espaillaci"
 Pectinida - Limidae
Acesta longa file clam
Limatula sabulosa n. sp. file clam
"sabulosa sp. nov." - originally entered as "Limatula sabulosa sp. nov."
 Pectinida - Plicatulidae
 Pectinida - Neitheoidae
Neithea quinquecostata Sowerby 1814 scallop
 Pectinida - Pectinoidae
"Chlamys robinaldina" = Mimachlamys robinaldina
"Chlamys robinaldina" = Mimachlamys robinaldina Orbigny 1847 scallop
 Neogastropoda - Muricidae
"Sipho gaultinus" = Trophon (Sipho)
"Sipho gaultinus" = Trophon (Sipho) murex snail
 Epitonioidea - Epitoniidae
 Trochoidea - Trochidae
cf. Tectus huoti top snail
originally entered as "Tectus cf. huoti"
 Pleurotomarioidea - Pleurotomariidae
 Seguenzioidea - Eucyclidae
 Rhynchonellida - Norellidae
"Rhynchonella lineolata" = Monticlarella lineolata
"Rhynchonella lineolata" = Monticlarella lineolata Phillips 1829
 Rhynchonellida - Rhynchonellidae
 Terebratulida -
 Terebratulida - Kingenidae
 Terebratulida - Terebrataliidae
 Terebratulida - Zeilleriidae
Modestella sp. n. sp. Owen 1961
originally entered as "Modestella sp. nov."
 Terebratulida - Cancellothyrididae
"Terebratulina triangularis" = Murravia triangularis
"Terebratulina triangularis" = Murravia triangularis Tate 1880
 Terebratulida - Capillithyrididae
"Platythyris diversa" = Capillarina diversa, "Terebratula capillata" = Capillithyris capillata
"Platythyris diversa" = Capillarina diversa Cox and Middlemiss 1978
"Terebratula capillata" = Capillithyris capillata Archiac 1847
 Terebratulida - Terebratulidae
 Terebratulida - Sellithyrididae
Walkerithyris mendax n. sp. Cox and Middlemiss 1978
Boubeithyris boubei d'Archiac 1847
Boubeithyris buzzardensis n. sp. Cox and Middlemiss 1978
"Terebratula dutempleana" = Moutonithyris dutempleana d'Orbigny 1851
Rectithyris shenleyensis Walker and Lamplugh 1903
originally entered as "Rectithyrus shenleyensis"
Rectithyris depressa Lamarck 1819
originally entered as "Rectithyrus depressa"
 Decapoda - Erymidae
 Decapoda - Goniodromitidae
"Cyphonotus incertus" = Distefania incerta Bell 1863 crab
 Decapoda - Diaulacidae
Diaulax carteriana Bell 1863 crab
 Calanticomorpha - Cretiscalpellidae
 Verrucomorpha - Pycnolepadidae
Pycnolepas rigida Sowerby 1836 barnacle
 Isocrinida - Isocrinidae
 Cyrtocrinida - Sclerocrinidae
Torynocrinus sp. Seeley 1866 Sea lily
 Echinoneoida - Echinoneidae
"Pyrina desmoulinsii" = Pygoyrina desmoulinsii
"Pyrina desmoulinsii" = Pygoyrina desmoulinsii Archiac 1847 sea urchin
 Echinoneoida - Conulidae
"Conulopyrina anomala" = Conulus (Conulopyrina)
"Conulopyrina anomala" = Conulus (Conulopyrina) sea urchin
 Spatangoida - Toxasteridae
 Holasteroida - Holasteridae
 Cassiduloida - Cassidulidae
 Irregularia - Nucleolitidae
 Salenioida - Saleniidae
Salenia rugosa sea urchin
 Salenioida - Hyposaleniidae