GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS GSM53007 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Carbonicola limax Wright
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Carbonicola limax Wright

Provenance
Registration No. GSM53007
Collector survey 1930
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Formerly De 1989 Lower Foot Mine
Location
Country England
Locality NNE of Parish Church Egerton,Lancashire
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
Rock Unit Coal Measures Group
Biozone lenisulcata
Geological Age

Westphalian Stage (Carboniferous Period) (308 – 319 Ma B.P.)

[Closest ICS interval: Moscovian Age – Bashkirian Age ]

References
References

Eagar 1947 Phil Trans Roy Soc Ser B no 598 plI,fig.4 37a

Trueman & Weir 1948 Pal Soc Mon pl.XIII,fig.4

Wright WB 1934 Summer Prog for 1933 2 p.17 fig.6A

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