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Fossil specimen : BGS WA3155 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Lyapinella groenlandica Kelly
Type Status
Name History

Lyapinella groenlandica Kelly

Registration No. WA3155
Collector Andrews, EW. & Evans, ME. 1961
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Sandringham Sands - Mintlyn Beds. Note: there is a blue label saying Paratype but no Publication details!
Country England
Locality Abbey Station - West Dereham - Norfolk.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Sandringham Sand Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Valanginian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Tithonian Age (Jurassic Period) (133.9 – 150.8 Ma B.P.)


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