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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM86409 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Myrene fittoni Casey
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Myrene fittoni Casey

Registration No. GSM86409
Collector survey 1954
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Middle Purbeck
Country England
Locality D'Arcy Expl. Co's. No 1 Ashdown Well Crowborough Sussex
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Cinder Bed
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Casey. 1955. Proc Malac Soc p.210 6B

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