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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM62448 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Trigoniida

Fossil Name Trigonia elongata var gracilis Kellaway & Wilson
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Trigonia elongata var gracilis Kellaway & Wilson – See Kellaway & Wilson (1941)

Registration No. GSM62448
Collector British Geological Survey 1938 – 1939
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Forest Marble - boueti bed.
Country England
Locality Crackmore's Lodge - Highmore's Hill - Sherborne - Dorset.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Forest Marble Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Kellaway & Wilson. 1941. Proc Geol Assoc p.170 plx.,figs1a,b,c

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