GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM73831 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Brachiopoda

    Class Rhynchonellata

      Order Spiriferida

Fossil Name Spirifera laxa Portlock
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Spirifera laxa Portlock

Provenance
Registration No. GSM73831
Collector Portlock
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Lower Limestone.
Location
Country Northern Ireland
Locality Maghera,Culmoney,Fermanagh,N.Ireland
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

Portlock,1843, Geology of Londonderry,etc p.459 pl.XXXVII,fig.6

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