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Fossil Oyster

Naturevolume 6page493 (1872) | Download Citation



I HAVE recently noticed a fossil oyster, in what Sir C. Lyell calls the Lower Miocene, or Hampstead beds. Can you, or any of your readers inform me if it has been noticed before. I can find no mention of it, in any work within my reach. I have been a subscriber, from your first number; and have observed the kind notice you have extended to other inquirer?, and have thus been emboldened to trouble you

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