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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.7044 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Ensio agassizii (Lycett, 1850)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Ensio agassizii (Lycett, 1850) – See Cox (1962)

Astarte divaricata Etheridge in Cross, 1875 – See Etheridge in Cross (1875)

Ptychomya agassizii Lycett, 1850

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.7044
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Santon - N Lincs.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)


Cox. 1962. Palaeontology p.597 2

Etheridge in Cross. 1875. Quart Journ Geol Soc 5 1

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