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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM23388 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Procyprina venusta Casey
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Procyprina venusta Casey


Registration No. GSM23388
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person museum
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Wilingham 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.)


Casey R. 1952. Proc Malac Soc p.141 19

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