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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM23628 – 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. GSM23628
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Ord Surv Ireland Portlock Coll
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Tamlaght Co Derry
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Chalk Group
Biozone Belemnitella mucronata
Geological Age

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


Woods. 1909. Mon Pal Soc 42 fig 2a b c

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