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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM27040 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Myophorella (Myophorella) sp
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Myophorella (Myophorella) sp

Trigonia ingens Lycett

Registration No. GSM27040
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Lycett Collection 1879
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Tealby Series Claxby Ironstone
Country England
Locality Tealby - Lincs.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Claxby Ironstone Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Hauterivian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Valanginian Age (Cretaceous Period) (130.8 – 139.4 Ma B.P.)


Lycett. 1877. Mon Palaeont Soc British Fossil Trigoniae p.207-208 pl XXXVI fig 6

Woods H. 1900. Mon Palaeont Soc Cretaceous Lamellibranchia p.75

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