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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM86445 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Filosina gregaria Casey
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Filosina gregaria Casey

Registration No. GSM86445
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R Esq 1955
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments 12ft below Perna Bed
Country England
Locality Atherfield Point.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Vectis Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Barremian Age (Cretaceous Period) (113 – 130.8 Ma B.P.)


Casey. 1955. Jour Washington Acad Sci p.369

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