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Fossil specimen : OUM J.40187 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Eonomia timida Fürsich & Palmer, 1982
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Eonomia timida Fürsich & Palmer, 1982 – See Fürsich & Palmer (1982): Paratype

Registration No. J.40187
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Parker, J. 1913
Held By Oxford University Museum of Natural History Logo Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Comments Attached (with J.40188) to right coracoid of plesiosaur J.29836
Country England
Locality Cowley, Oxford, Oxfordshire
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Weymouth Member
Biozone Quenstedtoceras mariae – Cardioceras cordatum
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (157.3 – 163.5 Ma B.P.)


FÜRSICH, F.T. and PALMER, T.J. 1982. The first true Anomiid bivalve ?. Palaeontology, 25 (4), 897-903, pl. 99. pp. 897, 901

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