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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE2075 – Syntype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Aviculopecten eskdalensis Hind
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Aviculopecten eskdalensis Hind

Provenance
Registration No. GSE2075
Collector No name given.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Calciferous Sandstone Series. 1" 11.
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Glencartholm - Langholm - Dumfriesshire.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
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 ]

References
References

Hind W 1904 British Carb Lamellibranchs - Mon Pal Soc Vol II plxii.,fig7

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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Steroscopic photographs

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