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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM50498 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Vaugonia walfordi (Lycett)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Vaugonia walfordi (Lycett) – See Lycett (1883): Holotype

Registration No. GSM50498
Collector WAlford, AE. Collection
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Cast - Originals are in Mr AE. Walford's Collection which was removed to Oxford University Museum 1924.
Country England
Locality Stow-on-the-Wold - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 174.1 Ma B.P.)


Lycett. 1883. Mon British Fossil Trigoniae Supplement 2 6

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