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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM40989 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Cardiida

Fossil Name Isocyprina bradfordensis (Cox)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Isocyprina bradfordensis (Cox) – See Cox, LR (1947): Paratype

Registration No. GSM40989
Collector Stephens Collection
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: GSM 40988-90 are together in same sample box in tray 480521.
Country England
Locality Bradford Abbas - Dorset.
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. 1947. Proc Malac Soc p.152

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