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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM86446 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Filosina gregaria Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Filosina gregaria Casey

Provenance
Registration No. GSM86446
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1955
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments 12ft below Perna Bed
Location
Country England
Locality Atherfield Point.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Vectis Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Barremian Age (Cretaceous Period) (112 – 130 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Casey. 1955. Jour Washington Acad Sci p.368 1

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P833578.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P834289.JP2

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