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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM37978 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class -

      Order -

Fossil Name Punctospirifer northi
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Punctospirifer northi

Registration No. GSM37978
Collector Survey 1926
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments CL Series. Millstone Grit. Upper Limestone Group. Shales overlying Fell Top Limestone.
Country England
Locality Hartley Burn,Low Burnfoot,Featherstone,Northumberland
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Millstone Grit Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Namurian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (319 – 329 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]


Muir-Wood 192/7 Ann Mag Nat Hist Vol XIX Ser 9 p 290 text-fig 4 5 4,5

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