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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.2112 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Nuculana spathulata (Forbes)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Nuculana spathulata (Forbes)

Provenance
Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.2112
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc Coll Ibbetson Capt 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Atherfield
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

Forbes E. 1845. Quart Journ Geol Soc III fig 4

Woods H. 1899. Mon Palaeont Soc p.1-2 I fig I

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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/BGS/P836553.JP2

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