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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM27841 – Holotype

Taxonomy
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

Provenance
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. Note: GSM 27841 is in a black glass-lidded sample box in tray 481267 and there is a note to say it was damaged after Casey had it figured in 1952.
Location
Country England
Locality Hartwell - Bucks.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Hartwell Clay
Biozone Pallasianus
Geological Age

Kimmeridgian Age (Jurassic Period) (150.8 – 155.6 Ma B.P.)

References
References

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

Available Images

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/BGS/P832931.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P833426.JP2

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