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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM9709 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anisocardia (Antiquicyprina) loweana (Morris & Lycett)
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Anisocardia (Antiquicyprina) loweana (Morris & Lycett) – See Casey R (1952)

Anisocardia (Antiquicyprina) loweana (Morris & Lycett) – See Cox & Arkell (1948)

Anisocardia (Antiquicyprina) loweana (Morris & Lycett) – See Cox LR (1947)

Anisocardia (Antiquicyprina) loweana (Morris & Lycett) – See Morris & Lycett (1855): Lectotype

Registration No. GSM9709
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Lycett 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Minchinhampton Glos
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Great Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (166.1 – 168.3 Ma B.P.)


Casey R. 1952. Proc Malac Soc p.157 70,71

Cox & Arkell. 1948. Palaeont Soc p.31

Cox LR. 1947. Proc Malac Soc p.166

Morris & Lycett. 1855. Palaeont Soc Great Oolite Mollusca 13 2a,b

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