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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM11898 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Trigoniida

Fossil Name Trigonia tenuicosta Lycett
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Trigonia tenuicosta Lycett – See Lycett, J (1853): Holotype

Registration No. GSM11898
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1879
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Inferior Oolite. Note: both GSM 11898 & 113256 are in the same sample box together in tray 480495. CT.
Country England
Locality Rodborough Hill - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)


Lycett, J. 1853. Ann Mag Nat Hist p.230-231 11 4

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