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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM86403 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Myrene fittoni Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Myrene fittoni Casey

Provenance
Registration No. GSM86403
Collector survey 1954
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Middle Purbeck Durlston Formation
Location
Country England
Locality Ashdown Bh 1 - Crowborough - E Sussex.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Cinder Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Tithonian Age (Jurassic Period) (145.5 – 150.8 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Casey. 1955. Proc.Malac.Soc p.219 11 1&2

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P838339.JP2

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/BGS/P838351.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P839074.JP2

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/BGS/P839078.JP2

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