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Fossil specimen : SM H 1954 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Goniophora kilmoriensis Reed
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Goniophora kilmoriensis Reed: Holotype

Registration No. H 1954
Collector Hughes, Thomas McKenny (1833-1917) 1893
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Comments part and counterpart : (parts a-c)
Country England
Locality Kilmorie, Torquay, Devon
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Meadfoot Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Emsian Age (Devonian Period) – Pragian Age (Devonian Period) (393.3 – 410.8 Ma B.P.)


Reed, F.R.C. 1922. Geological Magazine vol. lix (1):

Reed, F.R.C. 1922. Geological Magazine vol. lix (1): p.306 pl.xii figs.2a-b (h.1,954a), fig.2c (h.1,954b)

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