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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE5138 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anthraconaia cf permuleata Weir
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Anthraconaia cf permuleata Weir

Anthraconaia pruvosti (Weir & Leitch non Tchernyshev)

Provenance
Registration No. GSE5138
Collector No name given
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Barren Red Measures - Phillipsi Zone s.l. 1" 31.
Location
Country Scotland
Locality River Clyde - Craighead - nr Bothwell - Lanarkshire.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Barren Red Member (Somerset)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Westphalian D Substage (Carboniferous Period) (307 – 309 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age ]

References
References

Weir & Leitch 1936 Trans Roy Soc Edin Vol 58 p.745 15G

Weir J Mon Palaeont Soc British Carb Non-Marine-Lamells p46.,fig30

Available Images

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Steroscopic photographs

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