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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM73028 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anisocardia rodburgensis Cox
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Anisocardia rodburgensis Cox – See Cox, LR (1947): Holotype

Registration No. GSM73028
Collector Lycett Collection 1852
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Rodborough - 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. 1947. Proc Malac Soc p.160 30a,b

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