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Fossil specimen : BGS Ba1495 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anthracosia ovum
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Anthracosia ovum

Registration No. Ba1495
Collector survey
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments 50' above Clay Cross Marine band (2472')
Country England
Locality Lindholme Borehole,Yorkshire
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 ]


Trueman & Weir 1951 Mon Carb Non Marine Lamellibranch Pal Soc CV 5 p.123-125 pl.XVI,fig21

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