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Ashby, Edwin (1929) Definition of a new fossil Chiton. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 36-38. ISSN 0080-4703

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Abstract

Definiton of a new fossil Chiton, Pseudo-ischnochiton, n. gen.
The above generic name is proposed provisionally for
the reception of a new fossil Chiton which I am describing
under the name Pseudo-ischnochiton wynyardensis; which
species I designate as the type of the above new genus.
Introduction.-Mr. Francis A. Cudmore, to whose earnest
collecting we are indebted for so many discoveries in Fossil
Mollusca, has placed in my hands for description a single
median valve of an undescribed fossil Chiton. It is quite
unique in several respects.
locality-Table Cape, Wynyard, Tasmania; Tertiary
(Janjukian).

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: pp. 36-38
ISSN: 0080-4703
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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Date Deposited: 12 May 2012 05:13
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:31
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