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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM27841 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Cardiida

Fossil Name Isocyprina (Venericyprina) argillacea Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Isocyprina (Venericyprina) argillacea Casey – See Casey, R (1952): Holotype

Registration No. GSM27841
Collector Buckman Collection. 1914
Donor or Associated Person Buckman, SS. 1914
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Hartwell Clay - Pallasianus zone.
Country England
Locality Hartwell - Bucks.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Hartwell Clay
Biozone Pallasianus
Geological Age

Kimmeridgian Age (Jurassic Period) (152.1 – 157.3 Ma B.P.)


Casey, R. 1952. Proc Malac Soc p.141 pl8.,fig9 27-28

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