Species: H. inermis
Author Citation G.B. Sowerby, 1871
Geological Time Scale
Drum Cliff Member
BiostratigraphyShattuck Zone 17
Collector: Heather Siple
Date Collected: 07/03/2017
Acquired by: Field Collection
- calvert cliffs
- chesapeake bay
I never knew if the oyster shells on the beach were fossil or modern until I pulled this out of a block of matrix deposited by landslide into the Chesapeake Bay. This specimen was donated to the Delaware Museum of Natural History.
Genus changed from Parahyotissa.