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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM27007 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Pterotrigonia aliformis var attenuata Lycett
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Pterotrigonia aliformis var attenuata Lycett

Trigonia aliformis var attenuata Lycett

Registration No. GSM27007
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Lycett Collection 1879
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country England
Locality Ventnor,Isle of Wight
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.116-223 XXV fig 5

Woods H. 1900. Mon Palaeont Soc Cretaceous Lamellibranchia p.83-84

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