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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM7017 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Ptychopteria (Ptychopteria) subradiata Phillips
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ptychopteria (Ptychopteria) subradiata Phillips

Pterinea subradiata Sowerby

Registration No. GSM7017
Collector no history
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Petherwin,Cornwall
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.)


Amler 1995 Geol et Palaeont 29 p.50 pl.4,fig 2

Phillips 1841 Pal Foss pl.23,fig.86

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