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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM9155 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pholadida

Fossil Name Corbula hulliana Morris
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Corbula hulliana Morris – See Cox & Arkell (1948): Syntype

Registration No. GSM9155
Collector Lycett Collection. 1864
Donor or Associated Person Lycett, J. 1864
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Forest Amrble - Kemble Beds.
Country England
Locality Fields near Northleach - Cheltenham - Glos.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Forest Marble Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Cox & Arkell. 1948. British GO Mollusc - Palaeont Soc p.42

Morris, in Hull. 1857. Mem.Geol.Surv. Cheltenham District p.104 pl1.,fig6b

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