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Fossil specimen : BGS Geol.Soc.Coll.2554 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Neomiodon elongatus
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Neomiodon elongatus

Unio sp nov

Cyclas elongata Sowerby J de C – See Sowerby J de C in Fitton (1836): Syntype

Cyrena media juv

Registration No. Geol.Soc.Coll.2554
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Geol Soc Coll (Fitton Dr ) 1911
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Wealden Hastings Sands Basal Wadhurst Clay Ostracods removed Mik(M)1301
Country England
Locality Hollington near Hastings
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Wadhurst Clay Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Valanginian Age (Cretaceous Period) (133.9 – 139.4 Ma B.P.)


Sowerby J de C in Fitton. 1836. Trans Geol Soc Ser 2, Vol IV p.345 pl.XXI fig 9 as Cyclas elongata var

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