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Fossil specimen : BGS Sy1044 – Holotype

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anthracosia barkeri Leitch
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Anthracosia barkeri Leitch

Registration No. Sy1044
Collector Survey 1945
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Coal Measures 11'9" - 17'9" above Clowne Coal - Lower similis-pulchra zone.
Country England
Locality Oaks O/c Site - Far Duckmanton - Derbys.
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 ]


Barker & Leitch 1947 Proc Yorks Geol Soc Vol 27 Pt 2 p.96 plxxvii.,fig5 8c

Trueman & Weir 1952 Mon Carb non-marine Lamell Pt VI (Palaeont Soc) p.168 plxxii.,figs19-20

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