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Fossil specimen : SM B 12726 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Mediraon sulcatum Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Mediraon sulcatum Casey: Holotype

Astarte sinuata d'Orbigny

Provenance
Registration No. B 12726
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Atherfield, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Greensand
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 125 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Casey, R. 1961. Palaeontology vol. 3 (2): p.580

Woods 1906 a. A monograph of the Cretaceous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. ii (1): p.104 pl. xiv fig.7

Available Images

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