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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM9796 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Myoconcha elongata Morris & Lycett
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Myoconcha elongata Morris & Lycett

Registration No. GSM9796
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) (164.7 – 167.7 Ma B.P.)


Cox & Arkell. 1948. Palaeont Soc p.7

Morris & Lycett. 1853. Palaeont Soc Great Oolite Mollusca 4 fig 18

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