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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM6931 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Cypricardinia scalaris (Phillips)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Cypricardinia scalaris (Phillips)

Cypricardinia (Modiola) scalaris (Phillips)

Registration No. GSM6931
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Godwin-Austen
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Berry Pomeroy,Devon
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Devonian (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Mid Devonian Epoch (Devonian Period) (382.7 – 393.3 Ma B.P.)


Phillips 1841 Pal Foss pl.60,fig.62

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