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    • Collected from matrix deposited in the Chesapeake Bay by landslide. Donated to the Delaware Museum of Natural History.

    Taxonomy

    Tongue Shell

    Kingdom: Animalia
    Phylum: Mollusca
    Class: Bivalva
    Order: Veneroidei
    Family: Glossidae
    Genus: Glossus
    Species: G. marylandica
    Author Citation (Schoonover, 1941)

    Geological Time Scale

    Eon: Phanerozoic
    Era: Cenozoic
    Period: Neogene
    Epoch: Miocene

    Stratigraphy

    Choptank Formation
    Drum Cliff

    Biostratigraphy

    Shattuck Zone 17

    Provenance

    Collector: Heather Siple
    Date Collected: 07/03/2017
    Acquired by: Field Collection

    Dimensions

    Blank: 49mm
    Width: 59mm
    Height: 25mm

    Location

    St Leonard
    Calvert County
    Maryland
    United States

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    Collected from matrix deposited in the Chesapeake Bay by landslide. Donated to the Delaware Museum of Natural History.



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