GB3D Type Fossils

Fossil specimen : BGS Zh3019 – Holotype

Taxonomy
Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Mollusca

    Class Bivalvia

      Order -

Fossil Name Anthraconaia ?varians (Melville)
Type Status Holotype
Name History

Anthraconaia ?varians (Melville)

Provenance
Registration No. Zh3019
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Stobbs, JT. 1942
Held By British Geological Survey Logo British Geological Survey
Comments Coal Measures - Upper similis-pulchra zone 58ft below Knowles Coal.
Location
Country England
Locality Great Fenton Colliery - N Staffs.
Grid Reference Not available
Stratigraphy
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 ]

References
References

Melville RV 1946 Ann & Mag Nat Hist Vol XIII Ser 11 p.331 plvi.,fgi5 7a

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