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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM49114 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anthracomya lenisulcata Trueman
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Anthracomya lenisulcata Trueman

Registration No. GSM49114
Collector survey
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Formerly Ba 914.Immediately over Pot Clay Coal
Country England
Locality Phoenix Mills Boring,Leeds Road,Huddersfield,Yorkshire
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Coal Measures Group
Biozone lenisulcata
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age – Bashkirian Age ]


Eagar Proc Roy Soc Edin B LXIII II(8) p.142 fig.7j

Trueman 1929 Ann Mag Nat Hist Ser 10 IV II(8) p.94 fig 10

Wray & Melmore 1931 Proc Yorks Geol Soc XXII pl,III,fig7A

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