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Fossil specimen : SM J 4800 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pholadomyida

Fossil Name Pholadomya fortis Whidborne
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Pholadomya fortis Whidborne: Paratype

Registration No. J 4800
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Dundry, Bristol, Somerset, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)


Whidborne 1883 b. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxxix (1): p.533

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