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Fossil specimen : NMS NMS G.1950.38.87 – Undifferentiated Type

Taxonomic Group

Kingdom Animalia

  Phylum Chordata

    Class Actinopterygii

      Order Palaeonisciformes

Fossil Name Nematoptychius greenocki Traquair
Type Status Undifferentiated Type
Name History

Nematoptychius greenocki Traquair

Registration No. NMS G.1950.38.87
Collector Name not available
Donor or Associated Person Name not available
Held By National Museums of Scotland
Country Scotland
Locality Wardie, Edinburgh
Grid Reference Not available
Rock Unit Calciferous sandstone series
Biozone Not available
Geological Age

Carboniferous Period (Carboniferous Period) (298.9 – 358.9 Ma B.P.)


Gardiner, B.G., 1963 Bull.Brit. Mus. (Nat. Hist.), Geology, 8, num. 6, pp. 278, 280, 282. Figs. 7-8

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