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Fossil specimen : OUM J.01810 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Trigoniida

Fossil Name Trigonia walfordi Lycett, 1883
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Trigonia walfordi Lycett, 1883 – See Walford (1885): Holotype

Trigonia walfordi Lycett, 1883 – See Lycett (1883): Holotype

Registration No. J.01810
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Walford, E.A.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Country England
Locality Oddington Windmill, near Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group, Anabacia Beds
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bajocian Age (Jurassic Period) (168.3 – 170.3 Ma B.P.)


LYCETT, J. 1883. Supplement to a Monograph of the British Fossil Trigoniae, part 2. Palaeontogr. Soc. (Monogr.), 5-19, pls I-IV. p. 16; pl. II, fig. 6

WALFORD, E.A. 1885. On the Stratigraphical positions of the Trigoniae of the Lower and Middle Jurassic Beds of North Oxfordshire and adjacent districts. Q. Jl. geol. Soc. Lond., XLI, 35-47, pl. I. p. 46

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