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Fossil specimen : BRLSI M1107 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Modiolus dorsoplicatus Moore
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Modiolus dorsoplicatus Moore

Registration No. M1107
Collector Moore, C. 1882
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution
Comments See also M1108.
Country England
Locality Ilminster, Somerset
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Lias (incl. Cotteswold & Midford Sands)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Jurassic Period (Jurassic Period) (145.5 – 199.6 Ma B.P.)


Moore, C., 1866. On the Middle and Upper Lias of the South West of England. Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological & Natural History Society, pl.7, fig.8 vol 13

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