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Fossil specimen : BGS LT1464 – Paratype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anthracosphaerium radiatum (Wright)
Type Status Paratype
Name History

Anthracosphaerium radiatum (Wright)

Carbonicola radiatum (Wright)

Provenance
Registration No. LT1464
Collector Survey 1927
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Coal Measures 100ft above Bradford Top Mine - Similis-Pulchra (Pulchra zone WBW). 1" = 85.
Location
Country England
Locality Bradford Colliery - Manchester.
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 1954 Mon Carb non-marine Lamell Pt VII (Pal Soc) p.188 pl24.,fig39

Wright WB 1929 Summ Prog for 1928 Pt II p.46

Available Images

High resolution photographs

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Steroscopic photographs

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