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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM23620 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pholadomyida

Fossil Name Pholadomya speetoneosis Woods
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pholadomya speetoneosis Woods – See H. Woods (1909): Holotype

Registration No. GSM23620
Collector No History
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Speeton Series.
Country England
Locality Speeton - North Yorkshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Speeton Clay Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Berriasian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 145 Ma B.P.)


H. Woods. 1909. Mon. Pal. Soc p.248-249 pl XLI., figs 4a, 4b

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