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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM38441 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

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Fossil Name Posidoniella rugata Jackson
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Posidoniella rugata Jackson

Registration No. GSM38441
Collector survey 1922
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Formerly RE 4604 Millstone Grit R2, c 60ft below 3rd Grit
Country England
Locality Wittonstall Clough,Cornholme Station,Yorks
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Millstone Grit Group
Biozone G. cumbriense
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]


Jackson JW 1927 Mem Proc Manchester Lit & Phil Soc LXXI 10 p.118

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