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Fossil specimen : BGS WKr86 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Resatrix hythensis Casey
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Resatrix hythensis Casey

Registration No. WKr86
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Walker JF 1904
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Hythe Kent
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Casey R. 1952. Proc Malac Soc p.169

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