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Fossil specimen : BGS GSd5979 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Spondylus guttarus (Sharpe)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Spondylus guttarus (Sharpe)

Provenance
Registration No. GSd5979
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc Coll (Sharpe Coll) 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Faringdon Greensand
Location
Country England
Locality Faringdon.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 125 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Sharpe. 1854. Quart Journ Geol Soc p.197 6 fig 4d

Available Images

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