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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM71513 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Regalilima oolitica (Lycett)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Regalilima oolitica (Lycett)

Lima (Plagiostoma) oolitica Lycett – See Lycett, J (1857)

Registration No. GSM71513
Collector Lycett, J. Collection
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Inferior Oolite - Freestone.
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.179 80

Lycett, J. 1857. Cotteswold Hills p.126

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