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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM90661 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Panope brockworthensis Cox
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Panope brockworthensis Cox – See Cox, LR (1946)

Registration No. GSM90661
Collector Trustees of the British Museum
Donor or Associated Person Cox, Dr.
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Inferior Oolite - Lower Trigonia Grit. Note: this is Cast only - the original is in the BM (NH) No: L76388.
Country England
Locality Fiddler's Elbow Quarry - Cooper's Hill - Brockworth - Glos.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
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. 1946. Proc Malac Soc p.30 pl2.,fig5a,b

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