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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM49117 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anthracosia regularis (Trueman)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Anthracosia regularis (Trueman)

Registration No. GSM49117
Collector Survey Collection 1926
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Modiolaris zone; Tankersley Ironstone - Lower Modiolaris.
Country England
Locality Flockton - Stream section Kirby Wood - Flockton - Yorks.
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 1953 154 Mem & Proc Manch Lit & Phil Soc 95 No 4 p.13

Trueman & Weir 1952 Mon Carb non-marine Lamell VI (Palaeont Soc) p.156-157 plxxi.,fig5

Trueman 1929 Ann Mag Nat Hist Serial 10 IV p.91 6

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