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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE4940 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Sedgwickia limosa (Fleming)
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Sedgwickia limosa (Fleming)

Registration No. GSE4940
Collector No name given.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments McDonald Limestone - Lower Limestone Group. 1" 15.
Country Scotland
Locality Muirkirk - Ayrshire.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
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 I p.283

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