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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM9045 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pectinida

Fossil Name Lima (Plagiostoma) inoceramoides Whidborne
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lima (Plagiostoma) inoceramoides Whidborne – See Whidborne (1883): Holotype

Registration No. GSM9045
Collector British Geological Survey Museum Collection
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality S of Perrot.
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.)


Cox, LR. 1943. Proc Malac Soc p.177

Whidborne, Rev. GF. 1883. Q.J.G.S p.507 17 5

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