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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE2172C –

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Curvirimula cf scotica (tending to belgica) (Hind)
Type Status
Name History

Curvirimula cf scotica (tending to belgica) (Hind)

Registration No. GSE2172C
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) (329 – 346.7 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Visean Age – Tournaisian Age ]


Hind W 1894 6 Mon Pal Soc plxvi.,fig18

Mon Pal Soc Vol CXIII plxxxiii.,fig39

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