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Fossil specimen : SM J 19259 - J 19261 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Ostreoida

Fossil Name Exogyra crassa (Smith, W.)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Exogyra crassa (Smith, W.)

Ostrea (Exogyra) lingulata Lycett ex Walton ms.: Paratype

Registration No. J 19259 - J 19261
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Walton
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Country England
Locality Farleigh, Somerset, OTHER LOCALITY GIVEN:, Pound Pill (cutting), Corsham (station), Wiltshire, England
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Forest Marble
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 167.7 Ma B.P.)


Lycett, J. 1863. A supplementary monograph on the Mollusca from the Stonesfield Slate, Great Oolite, Forest Marble, and Cornbrash Palaeontographical Society Monographs (1):

Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. 31 (1): p.108

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