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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM50773 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Pterinea anisota (Phillips)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pterinea anisota (Phillips)

Registration No. GSM50773
Collector no history
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Meadfoot,Torquay,Devon
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Devonian Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Early Devonian Epoch (Devonian Period) (393.3 – 419.2 Ma B.P.)


Phillips 1841 Pal Foss pl.22,fig.83

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