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Fossil specimen : BGS Zm2137 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Limopsis dolomitica Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Limopsis dolomitica Casey

Provenance
Registration No. Zm2137
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey Dr R 1960
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Base of Sandgate Beds
Location
Country England
Locality Mill Point Folkestone Kent
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

Casey. 1961. Palaeontology p.576 79 fig 4

Available Images

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