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Fossil specimen : OUM J.00851 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Trigoniida

Fossil Name Trigonia langrunensis Bigot, 1893
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Trigonia langrunensis Bigot, 1893 – See Cox & Arkell (1948)

Trigonia charltonensis Douglas & Arkell, 1928 – See Douglas & Arkell (1928): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. J.00851
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Douglas, J.A. & Arkell, W.J.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality North-east quarry, Charlton, near Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Cornbrash, Derived in Boulder Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 167.7 Ma B.P.)

References
References

COX, L.R. and ARKELL, W.J. 1948-1950. A survey of the Mollusca of the British Great Oolite Series. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 1-105. p. 22

DOUGLAS, J.A. and ARKELL, W.J. 1928. The stratigraphical distribution of the Cornbrash: I. The South-Western Area. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., LXXXIV (1), 117-178, pls IX-XII. p. 173; pl. XII, fig. 4

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