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Fossil specimen : BGS GSd5824 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Calva (Cnimea) caperata (Sowerby J de C)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Calva (Cnimea) caperata (Sowerby J de C)

Provenance
Registration No. GSd5824
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc (de la Beche) 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Lyme Regis,Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Upper Greensand Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (93.6 – 112 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Sowerby J de C. 1825. Mineral Conch p.21 DXVIII fig 2

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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/BGS/P839336.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P840201.JP2

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/BGS/P840202.JP2

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