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Fossil specimen : SM E 9319 - E 9322 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Sanguinolites costellatus (McCoy)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Sanguinolites costellatus (McCoy)

Leptodomus costellatus McCoy: Paratype

Registration No. E 9319 - E 9322
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Logo Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge
Country Scotland
Locality Craigre, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Carboniferous Shale
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Carboniferous Period (Carboniferous Period) (298.9 – 358.9 Ma B.P.)


McCoy 1851 b. Annals and Magazine of Natural History ser. (2) vol. vii (1): p.175

McCoy 1854 a. Contributions to British Palaeontology (1): p.207

McCoy 1855 a. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils Geol. Mus. Cambridge (1): p.508

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