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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM10105 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Trigoniida

Fossil Name Trigonia (Vaugonia) flecta (Morris & Lycett)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Trigonia (Vaugonia) flecta (Morris & Lycett) – See Morris & Lycett (1853): Holotype

Provenance
Registration No. GSM10105
Collector Lycett Collection.
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1867
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Forest Marble.
Location
Country England
Locality Tetbury Road Station - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Forest Marble Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 167.7 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Cox & Arkell. 1948. Palaeont Soc p.22

Morris & Lycett. 1853. Palaeont.Soc. - Great Oolite Mollusca pl5.,fig20

Available Images

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