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Fossil specimen : BGS NIL8682 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Praenucula infirma Tunnicliff
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Praenucula infirma Tunnicliff

Registration No. NIL8682
Collector Survey
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Sample is specimen with pars,and also includes 4 latex casts and 2 photographs
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Pomeroy,Tyrone
Grid Reference Available from host institution
Rock Unit Killey Bridge Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Cautleyan Stage (Ordovician Period) – Pusgillian Stage (Ordovician Period) (447 – 449 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age ]


Tunnicliff,1982,Pal.v.25,pt. 1,pg. 52 pl. 7,figs. 6,15

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