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Fossil specimen : NMS NMS G.1882.58.22 – Lectotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Myalina sublamellosa Etheridge
Type Status Lectotype
Name History

Myalina sublamellosa Etheridge

Registration No. NMS G.1882.58.22
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By National Museums of Scotland
Country Scotland
Locality Craiglockhart Hill Quarry, Edinburgh
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Calciferous sandstone series
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

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


Wilson, R.B., 1962. Bull. Geol. Surv. Gt. Brit., num 19, p.61 Pl. IV, fig. 15

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