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Fossil specimen : SM C 69515 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Mytilida

Fossil Name Modiola consobrina Wood S.V.
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Modiola consobrina Wood S.V.

Modiola consobrina Wood S.V.: Holotype

Mytilus LinnĂ©, 1758

Modiola

Provenance
Registration No. C 69515
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Fisher, Osmond, P. (1817-1914)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Alum Bay, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Bracklesham Series (Bed 4)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Eocene Epoch (Palaeogene Period) (33.9 – 55.8 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Fisher 1862. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xviii (or xvii ?) (1): p.85

Fisher 1862. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xviii (or xvii ?) (1): p.85

Wood, S.V. 1864 for 1862. A monograph of the Eocene bivalves of England Palaeontographical Society Monographs (2): p.76 pl. xix fig. 17

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (3): p.81

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