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Fossil specimen : BGS HW3304 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Marginifera aberbaidenensis Ramsbottom
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Marginifera aberbaidenensis Ramsbottom

Registration No. HW3304
Collector Name not available 1948
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Country Wales
Locality Aberbaiden Farm, Glamorgan
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Cefn Coed Marine Band
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Bolsovian Substage (Carboniferous Period) (309.5 – 315.2 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age ]


W H C Ramsbottom. 1952. Bull Geol Surv ii 1

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