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Fossil specimen : BGS GSd4158 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Megalodon cucullatus Sowerby J de C
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Megalodon cucullatus Sowerby J de C

Registration No. GSd4158
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person de la Beche,HT
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Bradley Nr. Newton Bushel,Devon
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Devonian Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Devonian Period (Devonian Period) (358.9 – 419.2 Ma B.P.)


Sowerby J de C 1829 Min Conch pl.568a

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