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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE11759 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Prothyris breviformis sp nov
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Prothyris breviformis sp nov

Registration No. GSE11759
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Ec110
Country Scotland
Locality Archerbeck Bore - Dumfriesshire.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Carboniferous Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Carboniferous Period (Carboniferous Period) (299 – 359.2 Ma B.P.)


Wilson RB Bull Geol Surv 18 pl.III,fig 10

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