GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM9079 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Myophorella costulata (Lycett)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Myophorella costulata (Lycett) – See Lycett, J (1874): Holotype

Registration No. GSM9079
Collector School of Mines
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Note: both GSM 9079 & 9080 are in the same sample box as GSM 113214.
Country England
Locality Rodborough Hill - Gloucestershire.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Inferior Oolite Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bathonian Age (Jurassic Period) – Aalenian Age (Jurassic Period) (164.7 – 175.6 Ma B.P.)


Lycett, J. 1853. Ann Mag Nat Hist p.231-232 xi 5

Lycett, J. 1874. Mon British Fossil Trigoniae p.81 15 8

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