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Fossil specimen : OUM J.23011 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pholadomyida

Fossil Name Pholadomya inaequalis Phillips, 1871
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pholadomya inaequalis Phillips, 1871 – See Phillips (1871): Holotype

Registration No. J.23011
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Old OUM Collection; Phillips, J.
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments On same tablet as J.23012
Country England
Locality Shotover Hill, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Pectinatus Sand Member
Biozone Pectinatites pectinatus
Geological Age

Kimmeridgian Age (Jurassic Period) (152.1 – 157.3 Ma B.P.)


PHILLIPS, J. 1871. Geology of Oxford and the Valley of the Thames. Clarendon Press, Oxford, xxiv + 523 pp., diagrs I-CCVII. pp. 331, 333; pl. XV, fig. 13

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