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Fossil specimen : BGS Bb2974 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Carbonicola embletoni (Brown)
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Carbonicola embletoni (Brown)

Registration No. Bb2974
Collector Survey
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Coal Measures: 66ft above Middleton Main, near base of Modiolaris zone.Type is neotype
Country England
Locality Gilroyd Mills Borehole - Morley - 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 ]


Trueman & Weir 1947 Pal Soc Mon plx.,fig11

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