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Fossil specimen : NMS NMS G.1911.62.3266 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Strophomenata

      Order Productida

Fossil Name Productus praecursor Muir-Wood
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Productus praecursor Muir-Wood

Registration No. NMS G.1911.62.3266
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By National Museums of Scotland
Country Scotland
Locality Beith, Ayrshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Lower Limestone Series
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Muir-Wood, 1928. Mem.Geol. Surv. G. Brit. Pal. III (1), pl. XII, fig.2

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