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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM27058 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Trigoniida

Fossil Name Trigonia scabricola (Lycett)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Trigonia scabricola (Lycett)

Registration No. GSM27058
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Lycett Coll 1879
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Bed X of Downes
Country England
Locality Blackdown Devon
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Greensand Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (100.5 – 113 Ma B.P.)


Lycett. 1875. Mon Palaeont Soc British Fossil Trigoniae p.130-132 pl XXVII fig 4

Woods H. 1900. Mon Pal Soc Cretaceous Lamellibranchia p.82

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