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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.2150 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Opis (Trigonopis) ornata (Forbes)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Opis (Trigonopis) ornata (Forbes)

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.2150
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol soc Forbes&Ibbetson 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Crackers
Country England
Locality Atherfield
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Greensand Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Aptian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 126.3 Ma B.P.)


Forbes. 1845. QJGS p.242-243 2 fig 10

Woods. 1907. Mon Palaeont Soc p.152

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