GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM28422 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Spiriferida

Fossil Name Spirifer plicatosulcatus North
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Spirifer plicatosulcatus North

Spirifera distans Sowerby

Provenance
Registration No. GSM28422
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Carrington 1870
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments
Location
Country England
Locality Beeston,Staffordshire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Carboniferous Limestone Supergroup
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Dinantian Subsystem (Carboniferous Period) (326.4 – 359.2 Ma B.P.)

References
References

North 1920 QJGS LXXVI p.193 pl.XIII,fig.17

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