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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM98599 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Epicyprina harrisoni Casey
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Epicyprina harrisoni Casey

Registration No. GSM98599
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Casey R 1960
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Folkeston beds
Country England
Locality Ivy Hatch near Ightham Kent
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.)


Casey. 1961. Palaeontology p.586 80 fig 4 11d

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