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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM9053 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Plagiostoma seminudum (Whidborne)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Plagiostoma seminudum (Whidborne) – See Whidborne (1883): Holotype

Registration No. GSM9053
Collector Lycett, J. Collection
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Nailsworth - 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.)


Cox, LR. 1943. Proc Malac Soc p.175

Whidborne, Rev. GF. 1883. Q.J.G.S p.512 17 11,11a

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