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Fossil specimen : SM J 4755 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Ostreoida

Fossil Name Exogyra davidsoni Whidborne
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Exogyra davidsoni Whidborne: Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. J 4755
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Whidborne, George Ferris (1845-1910)
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Frocester Hill, Gloucestershire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite
Biozone murchisoni (? lower part)
Geological Age

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

References
References

Whidborne 1883 b. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London vol. xxxix (1): p.495 pl. xv figs.10, 10 a

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 (2): p.76

Available Images

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