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Fossil specimen : BGS He2900 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

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Fossil Name Anthracosia carissima Wright
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Anthracosia carissima Wright

Carbonicola carissima Wright

Registration No. He2900
Collector survey 1927
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Below Peel Hall Sst,Modiolaris zone
Country England
Locality Oaken Bottom Mills,Tonge Fold
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Coal Measures Group
Biozone Modiolaris
Geological Age

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

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age – Bashkirian Age ]


Wright WB 1929 Summ Prog for 1928 II p.42

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