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Fossil specimen : SM D 10860 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Unionoida

Fossil Name Unio littoralis Cuvier
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Unio littoralis Cuvier

Unio antiquior Strickland

Unio antiquior Strickland: Undifferentiated Type

Unio antiquior Strickland

Unio antiquior Strickland

Registration No. D 10860
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Strickland, Hugh Edwin (1811-1909)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Cropthorn (about 1/4 mile S.), Evesham to Pershore turnpike-road (at side of), Worcestershire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Gravel
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Pleistocene Epoch (Quaternary Period) (0.0117 – 2.588 Ma B.P.)


Jardine 1858 c. Memoirs of Hugh Edwin Strickland part ii scientific writings (3): p.97 selection from the scientific writings

Kennard & Woodward 1925 b. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. lxxxi (5): p.166

Murchison, R.I. 1839. The Silurian system (2): p.555

Smith, J. (James) 1862. Researches in newer Pliocene and post-Tertiary geology (4): p.151

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