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    • Cheek tooth from the theridomyid rodent Isoptychus sp. Collected through screen washing of matrix from the 'White Band' a shallow freshwater  lacustrine horizon. 

    Taxonomy

    Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Chordata
    Class: Mammalia
    Order: Rodentia
    Family: Theridomyidae
    Genus: Isoptychus
    Species: I. pseudosiderolithicus
    Author Citation Pomel 1853

    Geological Time Scale

    Eon: Phanerozoic
    Era: Cenozoic
    Period: Paleogene
    Epoch: Oligocene
    International Age: Rupelian

    Stratigraphy

    Solent Group
    Bouldnor Formation
    Upper Hamstead Member

    Biostratigraphy

    MP21
    White Band

    Provenance

    Collector: Theo Vickers
    Date Collected: 02/19/2018
    Acquired by: Field Collection

    Dimensions

    Width: 1.2mm

    Location

    Bouldnor Cliff
    Isle Of Wight
    England

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    Cheek tooth from the theridomyid rodent Isoptychus sp. Collected through screen washing of matrix from the 'White Band' a shallow freshwater  lacustrine horizon. 



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