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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM38440 – 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. GSM38440
Collector survey 1922
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Upper Reticuloceras Stage
Country England
Locality Wittonstall Clough,Cornholme,Yorks
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 ]


Jackson 1927 Mem Manch Lit Phil Soc 71 pl.3,fig 9

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