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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM23629 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order Pholadomyida

Fossil Name Pholadomya cordata Tate
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Pholadomya cordata Tate

Registration No. GSM23629
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Portlock Collection
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Lisburn Antrim N Ireland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Chalk Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Maastrichtian Age (Cretaceous Period) – Cenomanian Age (Cretaceous Period) (66 – 100.5 Ma B.P.)


Tate. 1865. QJGS p.40 4 fig 1

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