Plicatula aff. urticosa? (Morton 1833) Rght/left valves with internal molds

Dublin Core

Alternative Title

Bivalve Fossil (F. Plicatulidae)

Description

(DSM# M180) Though this species is extinct the genus Plicatula is a marine mussel that is known to be a filter feeder today.

Date Created

66 million years

Spatial Coverage

Prairie Bluff Fm. (Chalk)

Temporal Coverage

Late Cretaceous

Type

PhysicalObject

Source

Rights

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives license

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Plicatula urticosa PB.jpg

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Citation

“Plicatula aff. urticosa? (Morton 1833) Rght/left valves with internal molds,” Mississippi State University Libraries, accessed September 28, 2022, https://msstate-exhibits.libraryhost.com/items/show/1517.

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