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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM7008 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Crenipecten granulosus (Phillips)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Crenipecten granulosus (Phillips)

Aviculopecten granulosus (Phillips)

Registration No. GSM7008
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Sample includes a cast
Country England
Locality Landlake,Cornwall
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Devonian Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Late Devonian Epoch (Devonian Period) (359.2 – 385.3 Ma B.P.)


Amber 1995 Geol et Palaeontol 29 p.76 pl.21,fig.4

Phillips 1841 Pal Foss p.46 pl.20,fig.75a-c

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