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Fossil specimen : BGS EGP719 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Naiadites angustus Trueman & Weir
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Naiadites angustus Trueman & Weir

Provenance
Registration No. EGP719
Collector Survey 1952
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Coal Measures - just below BC5 - Middle of Lower Similis-Pulchra zone. 1" = 85. Depth 2296'6"
Location
Country England
Locality NCB Bh A1/2 - Prestwich Asylum - Lancs.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Coal Measures Group
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Westphalian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (307 – 313 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age – Bashkirian Age ]

References
References

Trueman & Weir 1956 Mon Palaeont Soc Brit Carb N-m-lamell p.248-249 plxxx.,fig6

Available Images

High resolution photographs

/BGS/P816928.JP2

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/BGS/P830684.JP2

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Steroscopic photographs

/BGS/P817835.JP2

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