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Fossil specimen : BGS De984 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Curvirimula trapeziforma (Dewar)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Curvirimula trapeziforma (Dewar)

Anthraconauta trapeziforma (Dewar)

Provenance
Registration No. De984
Collector Dewar, W. 1930
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments M.C.M. roof of Haigh Yard Coal. Communis [Ovalis] zone. Pseudorobusta subzone. 1" = 75.
Location
Country England
Locality Birkacre Colliery - Coppull - Lancs.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Coal Measures Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Westphalian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (307 – 313 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age – Bashkirian Age ]

References
References

Dewar 1939 Mem Geol Survey Bulletin No 1 p.56-58 pliv.,fig4

Weir 1960 Mon Palaeont Soc p.300-310 plxxxiii.,fig18 35d

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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Steroscopic photographs

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