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Specimen Details

Glyphea alexandri Taylor

Glyphea alexandri

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Glyphea alexandri Glyphea alexandri
Thin section
One block on scale bar equals 10 microns

BAS specimen number
KG.18.43F

NHM specimen number
BAS I.1197$5

Type Status
None

Higher Taxonomy
Kingdom Animalia 
Phylum Arthropoda 
Subphylum Crustacea 
Class Malacostraca 
Order Decapoda 
Life Life 

Chronostratigraphy
Aptian

Lithostratigraphy
No data available.

Locality
Georgian Cliff


Citations

  • Taylor, B.J. (1973)
    The cuticle of Cretaceous macrurous Decapoda from Alexander and James Ross Islands
    British Antarctic Survey Bulletin, No. 35, 91-100
    fig. 1d
  • Taylor, B.J. (1971)
    Thallophyte borings in phosphatic fossils from the Lower Cretaceous of south-east Alexander Island, Antarctica
    Palaeontology, 14, Pt. 2, 294-302
    Pl. 52, fig. 8

Note
The data provided on this page is taken from the most recent publication citing this specimen. Taxonomic names and geological ages are largely subjective and may have been assigned differently in previous publications.