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Fossil specimen : BGS GSE6461 – Syntype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Solemya excisa de Koninck
Type Status Syntype
Name History

Solemya excisa de Koninck

Registration No. GSE6461
Collector No name given.
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millston Grit. 1" 31.
Country Scotland
Locality Gain Quarry - Glenboig - Lanarkshire.
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Millstone Grit Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Namurian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (319 – 329 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]


Hind W Trans Roy Soc Edinburgh Vol 46 Part 2 (as Solenomya brevis Hind) pl2.,fig47

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