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Fossil specimen : SM J 11485 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Lima (Plagiostoma) overstonensis Cox
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Lima (Plagiostoma) overstonensis Cox: Paratype

Lima cardiiformis (Sowerby J.)

Registration No. J 11485
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 New Duston (stone pits), Northamptonshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Variable Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (171.6 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)


Cox 1943. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London vol. xxv (2): p.164 pl. xv fig.32

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