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Fossil specimen : BGS GSM15683 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anthraconaia senex (Salter)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Anthraconaia senex (Salter)

Registration No. GSM15683
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Adams,W.Esq 1855
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Bute ? A modiolaris zone
Country Wales
Locality Darran Pins,Ebbw Vale Glamorgan
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 ]


Hind 1895 Mon Pal Soc pl.15,figs21,21a

Salter 1861 Iron Ores of Great Britain(Mem Geo Surv) 3 pl.2,fig12

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