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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM7833 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Inoceramus incurvatus Tate
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Inoceramus incurvatus Tate

Registration No. GSM7833
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Tate Collection 1870 – 1875
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Lias.
Country England
Locality Cheltenham - Glos
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) – Rhaetian Age (Triassic Period) (170.3 – 209.5 Ma B.P.)


Allan 1905 Mem Geol Surv - Summ of Progress for 1904 p.174

Tate 1870 Quart Journ Geol Soc Vol 26 p.407 pl26.,fig2,2a

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