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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.1601 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Thetis minor Sowerby J de C
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Thetis minor Sowerby J de C

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.1601
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 Pinhay Cliffs Devon
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Upper Greensand Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Sowerby J de C. 1826. Mineral Conchology p.21-22 DXIV fig 5

Woods H. 1907. Mon Pal Soc Cretaceous Lamellibranchia p.169

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