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Fossil specimen : BGS Bj4433 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Semuridia obliqua Melville
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Semuridia obliqua Melville

Registration No. Bj4433
Collector British Geological Survey 1950
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Lias - obtusum zone - obtusum subzone. Depth 1521ft 9ins.
Country England
Locality Stowell Park Boring - Northleach - Glos.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) – Rhaetian Age (Triassic Period) (171.6 – 203.6 Ma B.P.)


Melville 1956 Palaeontology - Amms excluded Stowell Park Bh - Bull Geol Surv Gt Britain No 11 p.118 plVII.,fig5

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