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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM87387 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Prothyris stubblefieldi Wilson
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Prothyris stubblefieldi Wilson

Registration No. GSM87387
Collector survey 1947
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Famennian
Country England
Locality Willesden no.1 Borehole,London
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Devonian Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Late Devonian Epoch (Devonian Period) (358.9 – 382.7 Ma B.P.)


Wilson 1963 Palaeontology 6 p.139-140 pl.20,fig.4

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