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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM6901 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Ptychopteria? bellula (Whidborne)
Type Status
Name History

Ptychopteria? bellula (Whidborne)

Pterinea bellula (Whidborne)

Actinopteria? bellula (Whidborne)

Registration No. GSM6901
Collector No history
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Newton Bushel,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.)


Whidborne 1892 Mon Pal Soc pl.4,fig.11

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