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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM53005 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Carbonicola haberghamensis Wright
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Carbonicola haberghamensis Wright

Registration No. GSM53005
Collector Survey 1923
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Coal Measures, Lenisulcata zone. Carbonicola band above Bassey Mine.
Country England
Locality New Barn Clough - Habergham Eaves - Burnley.
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Coal Measures Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Westphalian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (308 – 319 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age – Bashkirian Age ]


Eager 1947 Phil Trans Roy Soc Ser B No 593 pl1.,fig8

Eager 1948 Proc Roy Soc Edin Section B LXIII II (No 8) p.42 figym

Eager 1952 Liv & Manch Geol Journal 1 fig13A

Trueman & Wier 1948 Pal Soc Mon plxii.,fig2

Wright WB 1934 Summ Prog for 1933 II Paper 2 p.16 5A

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