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Fossil specimen : BGS CE4420 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Lyapinella groenlandica Kelly
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Lyapinella groenlandica Kelly

Registration No. CE4420
Collector Casey, R. & Joseph, LA. [BGS] 1964
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Mintlyn Beds - Surites (Bojarkia) stenomphalus zone. Note: there is also a blue label with this specimen which says only "Paratype" but gives no publication details ?
Country England
Locality Road Cutting - Mintlyn Wood - Norfolk.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Mintlyn Member
Biozone stenomphalus
Geological Age

Valanginian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Berriasian Age (Cretaceous Period) (133.9 – 145.5 Ma B.P.)


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