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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM20205 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Plicatula deltoidea Tate
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Plicatula deltoidea Tate

Provenance
Registration No. GSM20205
Collector no history
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Glauconitic sands
Location
Country Ireland
Locality Whitehead Ireland
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Greensand Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Albian Age (Cretaceous Period) (99.6 – 112 Ma B.P.)

References
References

Tate. 1865. Quart Journ Geol Soc p.39 3 fig 5a b

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P838261.JP2

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/BGS/P838264.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P839049.JP2

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/BGS/P839050.JP2

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