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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE3827 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Schizodus aequilateralis (M'Coy)
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Schizodus aequilateralis (M'Coy)

Registration No. GSE3827
Collector No name given.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Limestone Group. 1" 33.
Country Scotland
Locality Magazine Limeworks - Pathhead - Midlothian.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone Supergroup
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Dinantian Subsystem (Carboniferous Period) (326.4 – 359.2 Ma B.P.)


Hind W 1900 Mon Palaeont Soc British Carb Lamells Vol 1 (as Protoshizodus obliquus) plxx.,fig5

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