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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE11057 –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Carbonicola browni Trueman & Weir
Type Status
Name History

Carbonicola browni Trueman & Weir

Registration No. GSE11057
Collector No name given.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Coal Measures - Upper Communis Zone.
Country Scotland
Locality Douglas Bore No 76 - Douglas - Lanarkshire.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Coal Measures Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Westphalian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (308 – 319 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age – Bashkirian Age ]


Lumsden & Calver Bull Geol Surv Vol 15 p.60 pliv.,fig12

Trueman & Weir 1946 Mon Pal Soc Vol XCIX Part I plii.,fig8

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