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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM38448 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Posidoniella multirugata Jackson
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Posidoniella multirugata Jackson

Dunbarella sp

Registration No. GSM38448
Collector survey 1922
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments 80ft below Haslingden Flags.Formerly RE4356
Country England
Locality Royshaw Brick Works,Blackburn Station,Lancs
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Millstone Grit Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Namurian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (313 – 326.4 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Bashkirian Age – Serpukhovian Age ]


Jackson JW 1927 Mem Proc Manchester Lit & Phil Soc LXXI 10 p.119

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