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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM8009 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Pseudolimea roemeri (Brauns)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pseudolimea roemeri (Brauns)

Registration No. GSM8009
Collector Lycett, J.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Lias Sands - Inferior Oolite - Cephalopod Bed.
Country England
Locality Nailsworth - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lias Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) – Rhaetian Age (Triassic Period) (170.3 – 209.5 Ma B.P.)


Cox LR 1944 Proc Malac Soc Vol 26 p.82-83 pl3.,fig16

Lycett J 1857 Handbook of Cotteswold Hills (as Holotype of Lima ornata Lycett) pl1.,fig5

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