GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM12398 – Paralectotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Vanuxemia bulla (Salter)
Type Status Paralectotype
Name History

Vanuxemia bulla (Salter)

Provenance
Registration No. GSM12398
Collector Museum
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Paralectotype
Location
Country Wales
Locality Allt-y-Gadair
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Allt-Tair-Ffynnon Formation
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Longvillian Substage (Ordovician Period) – Soudleyan Substage (Ordovician Period) (455 – 457 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Katian Age – Sandbian Age ]

References
References

Tunnicliff 1987 Pal Vol 30, Part 4 p.680

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