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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM38415 – Paratype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Dunbarella speciosus (Jackson)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Dunbarella speciosus (Jackson)

Registration No. GSM38415
Collector Survey 1922
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Millstone Grit, Rs zone just above Kinderscout top bed.
Country England
Locality Castle Shore Clough - junction with Longden End Clough - Blackstone Edge - 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 Machester Lit & Phil LXXI 10 p.105-118

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