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Fossil specimen : SM E 13273 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

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

Sanguinolites costellatus (McCoy)

Leptodomus costellatus McCoy

Leptodomus costellatus McCoy: Undifferentiated Type

Leptodomus costellatus McCoy

Leptodomus costellatus McCoy

Registration No. E 13273
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 Craige, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Limestone Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Visean Stage (Carboniferous Period) – Tournaisian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (329 – 358.9 Ma B.P.)


Hind 1900. A monograph of the British Carboniferous Lamellibranchiata Palaeontographical Society Monographs vol. i (5): p.377

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

McCoy 1855 b. Contributions to British Palaeontology (2): p.207

McCoy a. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils (3): p.508 pl. iii f figs. 5,5 a

Woods, H. 1891. Catalogue of the Type Fossils in the Woodwardian Museum, Cambridge. Henry Woods with preface by T. McKenny Hughes CUP. 180+xiv SPL: II. 16 (4): p.79

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