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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM38439 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Posidoniella rugata Jackson
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Posidoniella rugata Jackson

Registration No. GSM38439
Collector survey 1922
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments R2,Formerly AT 3615
Country England
Locality Pule Hill,Marsden,Yorkshire
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.117 pl.III,fig.8

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