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Fossil specimen : BGS LT1259 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Naiadites alatus
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Naiadites alatus

Provenance
Registration No. LT1259
Collector Survey 1927
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Coal Measures - Bed MC12 (= Ashclough Mine) - Middle of Lower Similis-Pulchra zone. 1" = 85.
Location
Country England
Locality Moston Colliery - Manchester - 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.244 plxxx.,fig2

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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Steroscopic photographs

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