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Fossil specimen : BGS Y1918 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Lucina oculus Blake & Hudleston
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lucina oculus Blake & Hudleston – See Hudleston, WH (1877): Holotype

Registration No. Y1918
Collector Hudleston Collection. 1873
Donor or Associated Person Presented by Raisin, Miss CA. 1920
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Corallina.
Country England
Locality Nawton - Ampleforth.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Corallian Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Oxfordian Age (Jurassic Period) (157.3 – 163.5 Ma B.P.)


Hudleston, WH. 1877. Q.J.G.S plXIV.,fig9

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