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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE2172A –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Curvirimula scotica Etheridge R jun
Type Status
Name History

Curvirimula scotica Etheridge R jun

Registration No. GSE2172A
Collector No name given.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Calciferous Sandstone Series.
Country Scotland
Locality Linnhouse Water - Mid Calder - West Lothian.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Strathclyde Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Brigantian Substage (Carboniferous Period) – Chadian Substage (Carboniferous Period) (326.4 – 352 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Visean Age – Tournaisian Age ]


1877 Geol Mag pl12.,fig8

Mon Pal Soc Vol CXIII plxxxiii.,fig36

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