Lowick, Northumberland (Carboniferous of the United Kingdom)

Where: United Kingdom (54.3° N, 3.1° W: paleocoordinates 6.7° S, 0.5° W)

When: Mississippian (358.9 - 323.2 Ma)

Environment/lithology: marine; limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: Repository: Geological Museum of hte University of Cambridge (Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences)

Primary reference: F. M'Coy. 1855. A synopsis of the classification of the British Palaeozoic rocks, with a systematic description of the British Palaeozoic fossils.Fasciculus 3, Mollusca and Palaeozoic fishes. British Palaeozoic Fossils, Part II. Palaeontology 407-666 [G. Webster/G. Webster]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 132783: authorized by Matthew Clapham, entered by Priscilla Vazquez on 27.08.2012

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Taxonomic list

 Cochliodontiformes - Cochliodontidae
Poecilodus jonesii Agassiz 1843 chimaera
 Cochliodontiformes - Psephodontidae
"Cochliodus magnus" = Psephodus magnus
"Cochliodus magnus" = Psephodus magnus Agassiz 1843 chimaera
 Chondrenchelyiformes - Chondrenchelyidae
"Cochliodus striatus" = Platyxystrodus striatus
"Cochliodus striatus" = Platyxystrodus striatus M'Coy 1855 chimaera
 Psammodontiformes - Psammodontidae
Psammodus cornutus Agassiz 1843 chimaera
 Petalodontiformes - Petalodontidae
Petalodus acuminatus Agassiz 1838 chimaera
"Petalodus hastingsii" = Petalodus hastingsiae Owen 1840 chimaera