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Fossil specimen : YORYM YORYM : YM 918 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Astarte claxbiensis Woods, 1906
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Astarte claxbiensis Woods, 1906

Registration No. YORYM : YM 918
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Yorkshire Museum
Country England
Locality Benniworth Heaven
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Claxby Ironstone
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cretaceous Period (Cretaceous Period) (66 – 145 Ma B.P.)


WOODS, H., 1906. A monograph on the Cretaceous Lamellibranchia of England. Vol. II. Palaeontogr. Soc. [Monogr.] 1-473, pis. I - L X I I .

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