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Fossil specimen : SM C 14562 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Veneroida

Fossil Name Cyrena anceps Wood
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cyrena anceps Wood: Holotype

Registration No. C 14562
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Meyer
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country England
Locality Dulwich, London
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Woolwich Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Sheinwoodian Age (Silurian Period) (430.5 – 433.4 Ma B.P.)


Wood, S.V. 1877 a. A monograph of the Eocene bivalves of England Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i supplement (1): p.9 pl. a fig. 12

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