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Fossil specimen : SM J 48684 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Unionoida

Fossil Name Unio andersoni Hudson
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Unio andersoni Hudson: Holotype

Registration No. J 48684
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 Scotland
Locality Duntulm Castle (1 mile S., stream), Skye (Isle of), Hebrides, Scotland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Great Estuarine Series
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Hudson 1963. Palaeontology vol. vi (1): p.345 pl.53 figs.1 a-b

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