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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE11758 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Prothyris breviformis sp nov
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Prothyris breviformis sp nov

Provenance
Registration No. GSE11758
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Ec79
Location
Country Scotland
Locality Archerbeck Bore - Dumfriesshire.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Carboniferous Rocks (Undifferentiated)
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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

References
References

Wilson RB Bull Geol Surv 18 pl.III,fig 8

Wilson RB Palaeontology 6 1 pl.20,fig6

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P818307.JP2

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/BGS/P818374.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P819242.JP2

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