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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM7892 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Ceratomya sublaevis (Tate)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ceratomya sublaevis (Tate)

Registration No. GSM7892
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Tate Collection 1875
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Eston near Guisborough, N Riding of Yorkshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Middle Lias (Undifferentiated)
Biozone spinatum
Geological Age

Toarcian Age (Jurassic Period) – Pliensbachian Age (Jurassic Period) (174.1 – 190.8 Ma B.P.)


Tate & Blake 1876 The Yorkshire Lias p.408-409 pl 12,fig 6

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