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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.1582 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Lutraria? striata Sowerby J de C
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Lutraria? striata Sowerby J de C

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.1582
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc (de la Beche Sir) 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Lyme Regis,Dorset.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Greensand Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (93.9 – 113 Ma B.P.)


Sowerby J de C. 1826. Mineral Conchology p.65 DXXXIV fig I

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